World Health Organisation study finds more than 1 million people every day worldwide catch an STI – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email World Health Organisation study finds more than 1 million people every day worldwide catch an STI Posted June 07, 2019 07:41:05 Photo: WHO says sexually transmitted infections are a “persistent and endemic health threat worldwide.” (Flickr: peachy92) Related Story: Why are STIs on the rise in Australia? Related Story: Continue Reading

Melbourne's safe injecting room trial saving lives but upsetting locals – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Melbourne's safe injecting room trial saving lives but upsetting locals Updated April 20, 2019 16:54:42 Photo: State Housing Minister Richard Wynne said there had been some “unintended consequences” of the trial. (ABC News: Iskhandar Razak) Related Story: 140 lives 'saved' during first months of safe injecting room trial in Continue Reading

Australians turning natural disaster related-trauma into art – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Australians turning natural disaster related-trauma into art Posted June 08, 2019 18:50:54 Emu Spring owner Phillip Heaslip, artist Penny Sadubin, artist Amy Naef and fashion designer Nikki Atkinson use art to express natural disaster-related trauma. ABC North and West SA: Shannon Corvo Source: ABC News | Duration: 1min 35sec Continue Reading

Car sprays burning fuel into crowd at Red CentreNATS – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Car sprays burning fuel into crowd at Red CentreNATS Posted June 08, 2019 11:22:02 At Alice Springs’ Red CentreNATS in September 2017, 14 spectators were injured after fuel from a competition car ignited and shot flames exceeding 400 degrees Celsius over onlookers. Source: ABC News | Duration: 13sec Topics: Continue Reading

After lengthy fight to repair 'illegal' NDIS reno, homeowner says he has nowhere left to turn – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email After lengthy fight to repair 'illegal' NDIS reno, homeowner says he has nowhere left to turn By social affairs reporter Norman Hermant Updated April 20, 2019 12:44:04 Video: Garry Saville is a recent widower and father of a daughter with a disability. (ABC News) Related Story: Disability watchdog fields Continue Reading

NT Police did not have power to breath-test woman in her home, judge finds – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email NT Police did not have power to breath-test woman in her home, judge finds By Rosa Ellen Updated April 19, 2019 14:04:05 Photo: Police officers were conducting “proactive DV compliance checks” when the woman was charged. (ABC News: James Dunlevie) Related Story: Darwin man found guilty of beer bottle Continue Reading

Man who allegedly jumped from Darwin high-rise had smoked synthetic cannabis, police say – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Man who allegedly jumped from Darwin high-rise had smoked synthetic cannabis, police say By Emily Smith Updated April 18, 2019 20:23:25 Photo: Synthetic cannabis contains a mixture of chemicals and solvents sprayed onto herbs. (ABC News) Related Story: NSW teen's death prompts police to issue synthetic drugs warning Related Continue Reading

Researchers monitor a koala drinking station – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Researchers monitor a koala drinking station Posted June 07, 2019 06:56:05 Koala drinking behaviour was monitored in western NSW as part of a study by the University of Sydney. Supplied: University of Sydney Source: ABC News | Duration: 23sec Topics: environmental-health, wildfire, climate-change, gunnedah-2380, coffs-harbour-2450, sydney-2000, the-university-of-sydney-2006

NSW Health looks at hospital complaints process after patients claim 'insensitive' treatment – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email NSW Health looks at hospital complaints process after patients claim 'insensitive' treatment By Greg Miskelly Updated April 18, 2019 06:22:47 Photo: The HCCC has come under the microscope after a number of complaints. (ABC News) Related Story: 'Staff are feeling destroyed': Whistleblower lifts lid on 'dysfunctional' culture at healthcare Continue Reading