Health

Fri 13 Dec 2019

New hope for stroke sufferers

premium_icon New hope for stroke sufferers

A trial is underway to extend the treatment window for stroke sufferers, with hope that a new clot-busting drug could be the answer. This is how it could work.

The best cures for the hiccups

premium_icon The best cures for the hiccups

Everyone has their own home remedy for the hiccups, but when they hit here’s what you should do

Measles warning after man returns home with disease

Measles warning after man returns home with disease

NSW Health has issued a measles warning after an infected man returned to Sydney from overseas.

‘Average Joe’ plans mammoth journey for drought relief

premium_icon ‘Average Joe’ plans mammoth journey for drought relief

Watching from a far as the region continues to battle through drought and the impacts of fire, Chris Dolan said he wanted to get off the couch and do something.

11-year-old’s brave fight after snake bite

premium_icon 11-year-old’s brave fight after snake bite

A NORTH Coast girl who was bitten by a tiger snake in her backyard is fighting every day to get back to her normal bubbly self.

Asthma trial could save lives

premium_icon Asthma trial could save lives

Researchers will lead a groundbreaking new trial that could save lives and significantly reduce the number of young children hospitalised with severe asthma.

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