THE Heart Foundation has busted salt myths with nutrition manager Deanne Wooden encouraging residents to stop and check the...
05th March 2016 6:03 AM
I'M AS guilty of “weight creep” as anyone in my age group. By that I mean, each year we just grow slightly heavier.
28th Dec. 2015 5:12 AM
HELEN Weil of Mooloolah Walkers has taken out the National and Queensland 2015 Golden Shoe Awards.
13th Nov. 2015 6:11 PM
IN HER volunteering lifetime, Rockhampton’s Alison Moody estimates she has raised around $370,000 for charity.
05th Oct. 2015 8:10 PM
HEART attack survivor Glenn Kennedy is asking Toowoomba residents to open their hearts this month.
12th Sept. 2015 5:09 AM
CHINCHILLA has the dubious honour of being one of Australia’s fattest and laziest towns, according to the Heart...
08th May 2015 4:05 PM
IPSWICH has been identified as one of the fattest and laziest regions in Australia, according to a new health report.
06th May 2015 5:05 AM
Fitzroy region ranked fourth highest in the state and eighth highest nationally for obesity and physical inactivity
05th May 2015 5:05 AM
IPSWICH is a heart disease hotspot, with chest pain the top reason people were hospitalised through the Ipswich Hospital...
27th March 2015 5:03 AM
WHEN you’re wrapping hundreds of Christmas presents a day, you need to be pretty good at it.
18th Dec. 2014 2:12 PM
THE inaugural PRD Ball at the Empire Theatre raised more than $15,000 for the Heart Foundation.
08th Dec. 2014 6:12 AM
RIVERVIEW State School was a blur of spinning ropes and bouncing as students jumped at the chance to become engaged in a...
18th Nov. 2014 7:11 AM
THE Toogoom Trackers are living proof that walking for 30 minutes a day can help you maintain a healthy weight range and...
10th Nov. 2014 5:11 AM
WEIGHT a minute – there’s more than 14,000 overweight and obese people living on the South Burnett.
07th Nov. 2014 6:11 AM
HEALTH experts have called on governments to encourage Australians, particularly children, to get off the couch and become...
16th Oct. 2014 1:10 PM
THE Heart Foundation wants new recruits for its walking groups and is offering a free Kobo e-book reader to people who...
01st Oct. 2014 5:10 AM
MORE than 32,000 big-hearted volunteers will start hitting the streets across NSW this weekend in support of the annual...
05th Sept. 2014 1:09 PM
SHEDDING the extra kilos put on over Christmas will be made easy as the Heart Foundation organises walking groups to step...
20th Jan. 2014 11:01 AM
AS obesity rates continue to swell in the region, so too does the number of fast-food outlets with the council ranked 13th...
02nd Dec. 2013 6:12 AM
ROCKHAMPTON has one of Queensland's highest concentrations of fast food restaurants per capita, new figures have...
02nd Dec. 2013 6:12 AM
IPSWICH has the sixth highest number of chain fast food outlets per capita in the state, according to a new report.
02nd Dec. 2013 5:12 AM
SIX Gladstone Santos staff took part in Queensland’s biggest bike ride on the weekend.
23rd Oct. 2013 5:10 AM
NEW Zealander Jeremy Scott has been cycling around the world for two years, but he's almost home, making a quick stop in...
11th Oct. 2013 9:10 AM
IPSWICH, once considered one of the fattest places in south-east Queensland, is fast becoming one of the fittest.
26th Sept. 2013 6:09 AM