Health

Fri 16 Nov 2018

Doctors shock find after boy’s stomach ache

Doctors shock find after boy’s stomach ache

Doctors see a lot of things in their jobs, but very few would be faced with what they found stuck inside a small boy’s stomach.

My Health Record is the beginning of the end

premium_icon My Health Record is the beginning of the end

While we’re all for convenience in our busy lives, rarely do we stop to think about the real cost of handing over so much of our privacy, writes Louise Roberts.

Alarm over TripAdvisor style website for healthcare

premium_icon Alarm over TripAdvisor style website for healthcare

GPs and patients will get information on specialists charges, performance and waiting times before a referral but one body is opposing the service.

Punishment ramped up for attacking hospital staff

premium_icon Punishment ramped up for attacking hospital staff

People who attack hospital staff could face tougher charges under measures being considered to protect the state’s health workers.

Mysterious flesh-eating bug’s scary spread

Mysterious flesh-eating bug’s scary spread

Doctors have warned about an “epidemic” following the spread of a mysterious flesh eating ulcer that started in Victoria.

Is this NSW's laziest woman?

Is this NSW's laziest woman?

New figures from Deliveroo show one Sydney woman ordered food on average every 1.3 days.

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