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Is vaping as bad as smoking?

E-cigarettes are marketed as ‘safe alternatives’ to cigarettes, but are they actually a better alternative to tobacco products? What is […]

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Adverse health effects of smoke exposure during the fire season

This year Queensland faced the most severe and challenging fire conditions before the official fire season even began.  The goal […]

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Hay Fever in Australia

Spring is a beautiful time of year as the weather starts to warm up and trees and flowers begin to […]

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How to protect yourself as gastro sweeps southeast Queensland

Last week saw dozens of outbreaks of highly contagious gastroenteritis throughout Queensland’s southeast. Earlier this month, 19 childcare centres and […]

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Relief from Urinary Tract Infections is getting closer

Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) affect more than 250,000 Australians every year. Two Queensland researchers, Mark Schembri and Scott Beatson have […]

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Celebrating Women’s Health Week: 2-6 September 2019

Women’s Health Week is dedicated to women from all around Australia and aims to make good health a priority. Our […]

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New eating advice for a healthy heart

The Heart Foundation has announced significant changes to its guidelines on what we should be eating. To help Australians reduce […]

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Listeria: How to stay safe

After two people died in New South Wales and Victoria last month due to eating contaminated smoked salmon, Queensland Health […]

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Iron deficiency: symptoms and treatments

The signs of iron deficiency, or anaemia, are commonly mistaken for feeling run down. Although there are different types of […]

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