Health

Tue 17 Jul 2018

Dramatic river rescue: Ballina man pulls boy from water

premium_icon Dramatic river rescue: Ballina man pulls boy from water

"I couldn't find him... it felt like forever... another couple of seconds and you wouldn't have found him".

Driving dosed up on prescription drugs to become illegal

premium_icon Driving dosed up on prescription drugs to become illegal

The drug driving definition will be broadened in a crackdown on motorists behind the wheel dosed up on prescription pills like codeine or cold and flu tablets.

Respect first in abortion debate

premium_icon Respect first in abortion debate

THE key to navigating abortion reform debate is respect from all sides. It's an intensely personal issue, and it’s to be hoped all MPs have a conscience vote.

Should we ban smoking at work?

Should we ban smoking at work?

POLL: Smokers could cost the Australian economy a staggering $388 billion over the course of the Australian population’s working lives.

Mon 16 Jul 2018

Site selection report for Tweed Valley Hospital revealed

Site selection report for Tweed Valley Hospital revealed

Health Infrastructure has released details on why it rejected three alternative sites in favour of Cudgen for the new $534 million Tweed Valley Hospital.

Breakthrough cancer drug’s shocking cost

premium_icon Breakthrough cancer drug’s shocking cost

A NEW prostate cancer drug has been fast tracked in record time for use in Australia, but while it has incredible effects, it comes with a big price tag.

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