Mitchell Johnson defends Jofra Archer in wake of Steve Smith bouncer – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Mitchell Johnson defends Jofra Archer in wake of Steve Smith bouncer Posted August 21, 2019 10:45:41 England’s Jofra Archer has been criticised for his reaction after he struck Steve Smith with a bouncer – but is it fair? Source: ABC News | Duration: 51sec Topics: cricket, sports-injuries, australia, england

Woman with disability wins NDIS funding for sex therapist in 'precedent-setting' case – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Woman with disability wins NDIS funding for sex therapist in 'precedent-setting' case By national social affairs correspondent Norman Hermant and the Specialist Reporting Team’s Emily Clark Updated July 11, 2019 19:05:16 Photo: A woman with multiple sclerosis will receive funding for a sex therapist under her NDIS plan. (iStock: Continue Reading

The top stories on ABC News – News briefings vudio – Top Stories – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email The top stories on ABC News Posted August 21, 2019 06:50:36 Judgement day for Cardinal George Pell’s appeal, new figures show percentage of Australians with basic health cover drops to decade-low level, and the Heart Foundation encourages Australians to consume yoghurt, cheese and full-fat milk over lean red meat. Continue Reading

Too sick for a GP, but not 'sick enough for hospital', patient tells mental health royal commission – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Too sick for a GP, but not 'sick enough for hospital', patient tells mental health royal commission By Zalika Rizmal Updated July 10, 2019 22:54:34 Video: Georgia Harraway-Jones describes the 'very isolating' wait for mental health services (ABC News) Related Story: 'Like a giant sieve': How Andrew fell through Continue Reading

Disability advocates condemn South Australia's proposed ban on single-use plastics – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Disability advocates condemn South Australia's proposed ban on single-use plastics By Samantha Dawes and Daniel Keane Posted July 10, 2019 06:49:36 Photo: Adelaide resident Glenda Lee says plastic straws are “absolutely essential”. (Supplied: Purple Orange) Related Story: Plastic straws and cutlery set to be banned in South Australia Related Continue Reading

Sydney news: Zetland apartment block evacuated with defects, 'facial recognition' for Opal card – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Sydney news: Zetland apartment block evacuated with defects, 'facial recognition' for Opal card Updated July 10, 2019 08:06:02 Photo: The Zetland loft-style block has been empty for eight months. (Supplied: Google) Map: Sydney 2000 Here’s what you need to know this morning. Another apartment block evacuated It has been Continue Reading

Indonesians are suing president Joko Widodo and government officials over Jakarta air pollution – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Indonesians are suing president Joko Widodo and government officials over Jakarta air pollution By Iffah Nur Arifah and Erwin Renaldi Updated July 10, 2019 11:17:53 Photo: Jakarta has the worst air pollution in South-East Asia, sometimes outstripping Delhi, Beijing and Dubai. (Detikcom: Dikhy Sasra) Related Story: 'It's happening now': Continue Reading

Ukraine's public hospital system is critically under-resourced – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Ukraine's public hospital system is critically under-resourced Posted August 20, 2019 05:12:38 Footage supplied to Foreign Correspondent shows the poor and at times unhygienic conditions experienced by patients and staff. Source: ABC News | Duration: 50sec Topics: healthcare-facilities, health, doctors-and-medical-professionals, diseases-and-disorders, health-administration, healthcare-clinic, ukraine

Ukrainian nurse Marina Boyko with Baby Bridget – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Ukrainian nurse Marina Boyko with Baby Bridget Posted August 20, 2019 05:12:38 ‘Brizzi’ was born severely prematurely, with physical and mental disabilities. Source: ABC News | Duration: 2min 50sec Topics: child-health-and-behaviour, health, infant-health, diseases-and-disorders, environmental-health, ukraine

Graphic evidence of wounds as royal commission hears of dementia patient left to deteriorate – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Graphic evidence of wounds as royal commission hears of dementia patient left to deteriorate By Matt Garrick Posted July 09, 2019 18:19:33 Photo: Shirley Fowler was in an advanced state of dementia at a NSW aged care facility. (Supplied: Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety) Related Story: Continue Reading