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Health

Health

How The Cold Is Silently Killing Australians

2 min read

Wintry weather can bring wild storms and a spike in sickies -- but there's a silent, potentially deadly, threat sending thousands of Australians to the emergency department.

Health

Health

How Young And Healthy People Can Die From The Flu

3 min read

The death of a fit and young mother from influenza this week has left a family shattered and many Australians asking -- how is this even possible?

News

News

Young, Healthy Mum-Of-Three The Latest Victim Of The Flu

1 min read

Tributes are flowing in for a Queensland mother-of-three who has become the latest victim of the flu.

Health

Health

South Australia Suffers 12 Times More Flu Cases Than Last Year

1 min read

More than 90 people have been killed during one of South Australia's deadliest flu seasons on record.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Driver Nabbed Using Beer As Toddler's Booster Seat

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

News

News

Horror Flu Season Has Killed 82 People In South Australia

2 min read

South Australia is heading towards its worst flu season on record, with total cases now reaching almost 20,000, compared to just 1,500 at this time last year.

National

National

Aged Care Home In Lockdown After Deadly Flu Outbreak

2 min read

A whopping 57 people have died this year from the flu and Australia's elderly continue to suffer the most.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Student Attacked And Killed By Three Sharks As Parents Watched

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

Health

Health

How 2018's Minor Flu Caused This Year's 'Out Of Order' Virus

3 min read

A "remarkably early" flu season has struck down tens of thousands across the country, despite a record number of Australians getting the flu jab. So what's going on?

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Man Dies Mid-Air After Ingesting 246 Cocaine Bags

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Aussie Supermarket Selling Cheap, 'Ugly' Fruit And Veggies

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

Health

Health

18 Aged Care Facilities 'Locked Down' Because Of The Flu

1 min read

Nearly 20 South Australians have died from the flu this year, resulting in 18 confirmed lockdowns of aged-care facilities in a bid to curb outbreaks.

National

National

Flu Deaths: 'Unprecedented' Start To Season With 10 Dead

3 min read

Ten people have died from flu in South Australia this year, as health authorities warn of an unprecedented start to the season across the country.

Health

Health

Sydney University Pulls Research Claiming Elderberries Can Fight Flu

2 min read

Update: Sydney University has pulled research claiming that compounds in elderberries can fight flu infection.

Food

Food

Could An Additive In Fish And Chips Stop Your Flu Vaccine Working?

3 min read

A new study has found a link between a commonly-used food preservative and an altered immune response that could change the efficacy of the flu vaccine.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Petition Launched To Free Kangaroo Locked In Tiny US Cage

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Monday.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Dentist Who Exchanged Root Canals For Meth Jailed

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday

National

National

New Cause Of Death Report Shows Surge In Suicide Rate

3 min read

More than 3000 Australians died by suicide in 2017, as mental health organisations beg for action on the "preventable" deaths.