Are food myths of winter feeding into our waistlines?

Story Published: 13 Jul 2015

COLDER temperatures and all the extra time we spend indoors during winter provide a good excuse to eat more, and indulge in...

Eating, Editors Picks, Health, Summer, Weight, Weight Loss, Winter

Summer sent home from hospital after vomiting blood: inquest

Story Published: 7 Jul 2015

"I THOUGHT she was dying,' a clearly nervous but composed Andrea Shoesmith told the State Coroner of the third time her...

Button Battery, Editors Picks, Summer, Summer Steer

How to stay hydrated in the summer heat

Story Published: 27 Jan 2015

STAYING hydrated in hot working conditions is a concern for a huge amount of people in Gladstone, particularly in...

Health, Heat, Hydrate, Summer, Water

"Last day of Summer" to warn of battery danger

Story Published: 27 Feb 2015

THE last day of summer will be used to celebrate the life of a Tewantin girl who died after swallowing a coin sized...

Battery Death, Child Dangers, Summer, Summer Steer

Five tips for keeping your lawn beautiful in summer

Story Published: 17 Dec 2014

SUMMER'S here and the temperatures are rising. It’s time to make the most of the great outdoors and enjoy your backyard...

Gardening, Lawns, Mowing, Summer

The fashion evolution of today's barely there bikini

Story Published: 21 Oct 2012

THE first recording of swimwear being used was the bathing suits used in public bath houses.

Bikini, Clothing, Fashion, Lifestyle, Summer, Swimwear

Aussies need to switch on to safety this bushfire season

Story Published: 13 Dec 2012

THE message being given to people in imminent danger during a raging bushfire is not leading to Australians switching to...

Black Saturday, Blaze, Bushfire, Envrionment, Firefighters, Summer, Weather

How to keep your cool and save on air conditioning costs

Story Published: 5 Jan 2013

WITH bills and temps soaring around Australia, Choice has offered homeowners some tips to help cut down on air-conditioning...

Air Conditioning, Choice, Lifestyle, Smarter Shopping, Summer, Weather

Heatwaves a sign of high health risks: Prof

Story Published: 15 Jan 2013

AMBULANCE officers can expect more call-outs to people with cardiovascular, respiratory and other chronic conditions in...

Health, Heat, Lifestyle, Summer, Weather

Save bubs by keeping them cool as summer temps soar

Story Published: 3 Jan 2013

WITH much of Queensland already experiencing high temperatures, parents and caregivers are being reminded to keep babies...

Babies, Children, Health, Heat, Lifestyle, Summer, Weather

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