Smoked salmon likely behind listeria deaths in NSW, Victoria – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Smoked salmon likely behind listeria deaths in NSW, Victoria By Erin Cooper Updated July 24, 2019 19:25:57 Photo: Those with weakened immune systems are advised to stay away from smoked seafood, which can contain listeria. (Flickr: Alpha) Related Story: Class action against growers and retailers 'likely' after listeria outbreak Continue Reading

Terminally ill Victorian granted first permit for lethal dose under landmark euthanasia laws – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Terminally ill Victorian granted first permit for lethal dose under landmark euthanasia laws By state political reporter Richard Willingham Updated July 23, 2019 20:13:17 Photo: Voluntary assisted dying became legal in Victoria last month. (ABC News: Danny Morgan) Related Story: 'It doesn't have to be a horrible death': Voluntary Continue Reading

University of Wollongong dissection technician Katie Gaskin – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email University of Wollongong dissection technician Katie Gaskin Updated August 31, 2019 08:40:10 University of Wollongong dissection technician Katie Gaskin has completed a comprehensive study of breast anatomy using nine bodies donated to the university. Justin Huntsdale Source: ABC News | Duration: 2min 3sec Topics: womens-health, university-of-wollongong-2522

Smoke and mirrors: The nanny state critics behind the vape debate – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Smoke and mirrors: The nanny state critics behind the vape debate Background Briefing By Stephen Hutcheon and Ariel Bogle Updated August 30, 2019 10:59:47 Map: Australia Paul Blamire is a modern-day alchemist, a would-be Willy Wonka who conjures up flavours in the spare room of his modest Western Sydney Continue Reading

Hundreds of Victorian babies diagnosed with flu prompting pregnancy jab plea – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Hundreds of Victorian babies diagnosed with flu prompting pregnancy jab plea Updated July 21, 2019 17:51:06 Photo: Children aged between six months and five years are eligible for a free flu vaccination. (ABC News: Natasha Johnson) Related Story: 'Tip of the iceberg': Influenza cases may be 10 times higher Continue Reading

Paramedic without a partner or an ambulance says experience is 'not such a novelty' – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Paramedic without a partner or an ambulance says experience is 'not such a novelty' By Carla Howarth Updated July 21, 2019 00:06:40 Photo: The image of an empty ambulance bay in Glenorchy spread quickly via social media. (Facebook) Related Story: 'Horrific night': Patient's relative drives ambulance amid staff shortages Continue Reading

Mental health royal commission told wearable tech could help end loneliness – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Mental health royal commission told wearable tech could help end loneliness By James Bennett Updated July 19, 2019 18:34:43 Photo: The CaT Pin from RMIT aims to help elderly Australians who are at risk of loneliness. (Supplied: RMIT) Related Story: LGBTQI people under-reporting mental illness due to 'distrust and Continue Reading

Diners describe the evacuation of Docklands restaurant after pier deemed 'unsafe' – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Diners describe the evacuation of Docklands restaurant after pier deemed 'unsafe' Posted August 29, 2019 06:53:09 Diners said they had to “wolf down” their dinner after they were told restaurants at Docklands’ Central Pier needed to be evacuated after an engineering report found the pier was unsafe. Source: ABC Continue Reading

New app a 'game changer' to gauge realistic drinking habits – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email New app a 'game changer' to gauge realistic drinking habits ABC Riverland By Nadia Isa Posted July 19, 2019 06:57:50 Photo: Researchers say the last accurate survey on Indigenous alcohol consumption was in 1994. (Supplied: Kylie Lee) Related Story: Partially deaf amputee bouncer helping to tackle alcohol abuse Related Continue Reading

Royal commission hears terror attack revived painful childhood memories for South Sudanese refugee – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Royal commission hears terror attack revived painful childhood memories for South Sudanese refugee By James Bennett Updated July 19, 2019 09:59:13 Photo: George Yengi survived war and a childhood in a refugee camp to make it to Australia. (ABC News: James Bennett) Related Story: LGBTQI people under-reporting mental illness Continue Reading