The Darling Downs region in Queensland's south-east is known for producing exquisitely marbled beef, and stats show human inhabitants are similarly far from lean.
Amy Corderoy A 20-year-old woman has developed carbon monoxide poisoning after smoking a hookah waterpipe, leading doctors to warn that smoking the traditional pipes could be dangerous.
Julia Medew Health Editor Poor judgment and the use of prescription drugs have been pinpointed as risk factors for elderly drivers who are having as many car accidents as young reckless road users.
Amy Corderoy Imogen Cunningham did not realise she was slowly poisoning herself with her addiction to over-the-counter pain pills.
Amy Corderoy Children who are forced to have long naps at preschool could develop sleeping problems later on, new research indicates.
Nicky Phillips Scientists have designed a new shingles vaccine that is 97 per cent effective in adults aged 50 to 70 years old.
Julia Medew Dozens of Indian surrogates in Nepal are believed to be carrying babies belonging to infertile Australians who have been frantically trying to ensure their well being after last week's catastrophic earthquake.
Sarah Berry An intriguing new study shows the effect of a fast food-filled diet. The effect, it seems, is much faster than you might think.
Amy Corderoy Australia's relatively high overall rate of immunisation masks the dangers at a local level.
Mary Ward The winner receives "the chance" of audience with J.Lo herself.