Midwife probing maternity failings says ‘something’s very, very wrong’

A mother says she was left for nine hours to give birth to her dead baby…

Queensland Covid cases hit 18,000 ‘but really it’s a lot more’

Queensland’s Covid cases skyrocketed to 18,000 on Sunday as Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk confirmed the school year…

Passengers flying into Qld are forced into isolation for Christmas

Passengers on two Virgin Australia flights in Queensland will be spending their Christmas holidays in self-isolation, after two planes were…

Record number of young Americans not having sex in in ‘sex recession’

Young Americans under the age of 35 years are having far less sex that previous generations…

HPV is making cervical cancer ‘thing of past’: Jabs prevent 90% cases

Cervical cancer has been virtually eradicated in young women because of the HPV vaccine’s ‘remarkable’ success,…

Officials are investigating a rise in faulty lateral flows

Thousands of children with the sniffles may wrongly be being told to stay at home over…

Frequency of anxiety and depression symptoms rose by 15% last year

The COVID-19 pandemic caused an increase in anxiety and depression symptoms among American adults, a new report from the Centers…

Eye problems raise the risk of dementia by up to 60%

Health problems with the eye significantly raise the risk of dementia, a study shows. Patients with…

Scientists developing app to diagnose by listening to cough

Scientists are developing an app that may diagnose what disease or condition a person has by…

Patients to be offered heart scans that can flag up tiny blood clots

Patients are soon to be offered ultra-accurate scans that can flag up blood clots – helping…