Weather records broken as Queensland nears three dozen consecutive days over 40 degrees – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Weather records broken as Queensland nears three dozen consecutive days over 40 degrees ABC Western Qld By Aneeta Bhole Updated January 18, 2019 07:04:10 Photo: Locals in Cloncurry have often found refuge from the heat by cooling down in water troughs. (Supplied: Samantha Walton) Related Story: Sunspots to blame Continue Reading

Country town's Great Quack Quest a musical pitch for attracting doctors – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Country town's Great Quack Quest a musical pitch for attracting doctors Posted March 07, 2019 06:30:24 A music video featuring jazz hands and a toe-tapping tune is hoping to help bring more doctors to the community. Supplied: Blue Clay Marketing Source: ABC News | Duration: 2min 56sec Topics: doctors-and-medical-professionals, Continue Reading

Sydney suffers in heatwave as NSW temperatures soar past 46 degrees Celsius – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Sydney suffers in heatwave as NSW temperatures soar past 46 degrees Celsius By Cameron Gooley and Bellinda Kontominas Updated January 19, 2019 01:31:01 Photo: The road began to melt on the Oxley Highway, west of Port Macquarie. (ABC News: Sarah Maunder) Related Story: 'Stay indoors' authorities warn, as NSW Continue Reading

Medical 'breakthrough' may spell end of potentially toxic drugs in transplant recipients – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Medical 'breakthrough' may spell end of potentially toxic drugs in transplant recipients By David Weber Updated January 18, 2019 11:00:15 Photo: This image shows how antibodies (Y-shaped) are able to stop specific viral strains from reactivating. (Supplied: Mariapia Degli-Esposti, Leonie Herson/Squarecell) Map: Perth 6000 An Australian medical discovery involving Continue Reading

Suffering through a pesky fly problem? You're not alone — and the hot weather's to blame – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Suffering through a pesky fly problem? You're not alone — and the hot weather's to blame By Brittney Kleyn Updated January 17, 2019 10:22:13 Photo: Emma Harrison says the flies are everywhere at her home on Brisbane’s northside. (ABC News: Brittney Kleyn ) Related Story: Why flies seem worse Continue Reading

Aged care royal commission to examine use of restraints on patients after cases in NSW, Victoria – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Aged care royal commission to examine use of restraints on patients after cases in NSW, Victoria By Eliza Borello Updated January 17, 2019 09:49:01 Video: Footage provided to the ABC showed a man restrained at a Sydney nursing home. (ABC News) Related Story: 'You wouldn't tie your dog up' Continue Reading

NT Chief Minister threatens disciplinary action against agency heads for budget blowouts – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email NT Chief Minister threatens disciplinary action against agency heads for budget blowouts By Emily Smith Posted January 16, 2019 20:31:25 Photo: John Langoulant and Michael Gunner say government departments need to be held accountable. (ABC News: Ian Redfern) Related Story: PM says Commonwealth taxpayers won't bail NT out of Continue Reading

AIDS cure hope emerges following stem cell procedure with HIV patient – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email AIDS cure hope emerges following stem cell procedure with HIV patient Posted March 05, 2019 12:31:58 Photo: The procedure is too expensive, risky and complex to be used to cure all patients, experts said. (Centres for Disease Control and Prevention) Related Story: Indigenous HIV rate rises 41 per cent Continue Reading

Suicide claims one life a week in the Northern Territory – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Email Suicide claims one life a week in the Northern Territory By Chelsea Heaney Updated January 28, 2019 18:32:17 Photo: 46 Territorians took their lives last year — nearly one person every week. (ABC News) Related Story: Crisis talks called as Pilbara sees six suicides in four weeks Related Story: Continue Reading