Archive for posts tagged with 'disease'

Lifestyle choices cause one third of all disease burden

Health & Fitness

Lifestyle choices cause one third of all disease burden

One third of the total disease burden in Australia could be prevented by people quitting smoking, getting active,…

Warning for potential measles outbreak in Brisbane

Brisbane Extra

Warning for potential measles outbreak in Brisbane

Queensland Health has issued a warning for a potential measles outbreak after multiple locations were exposed to a…

Person holding ticket

Health & Fitness

Vaccinate before vacations

With the number of travellers returning with a vaccine-preventable disease almost doubling between 2012 and 2013,…

School holiday activity – immunisation for children!

Parenting

School holiday activity – immunisation for children!

Children are heading back to school, so it’s time to prepare for the bugs and bacteria lurking in school grounds…

Know your facts: Ovarian Cancer

Health & Fitness

Know your facts: Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Australia has released 10 facts women may not know about ovarian cancer. TOP 10 OVARIAN CANCER FACTS 1.…

Health concerns for jetsetting Schoolies

Health & Fitness

Health concerns for jetsetting Schoolies

School-leavers need to put health ahead of partying or what was supposed to be a week of fun may have long-term…