regional health

’High blood pressure capital’: CQ’s heart-health epidemic

Premium Content ’High blood pressure capital’: CQ’s heart-health epidemic

See why Central Queensland is among the top 10 most inactive regions in the...

Dire doctor issue prompts extreme action

Premium Content Dire doctor issue prompts extreme action

40 per cent of one hospital’s doctors are fly-in, fly-out.

Backpacker's night out leads to rural medicine

Premium Content Backpacker's night out leads to rural medicine

Horrific ordeal at Airlie is catalyst for rural practice.

Brave mum gave birth on the side of the highway

Premium Content Brave mum gave birth on the side of the highway

Nicholas Hawton is one of many babies born on the side of the road

NEVER AGAIN: Inquest into Gladstone baby's death concludes

Premium Content NEVER AGAIN: Inquest into Gladstone baby's death concludes

The inquest took submissions as to how to prevent similar tragedies.

Central western hospital to get their first ever CT scanner

Premium Content Central western hospital to get their first ever CT scanner

The maternity unit will also undergo a full refurbishment

Rocky school prepares med students for rural placement

Rocky school prepares med students for rural placement

17 students prepare for rural and remote placements

How the government will ensure doctor distribution in the regions

How the government will ensure doctor distribution in the...

'We can expect an oversupply of 7,000 doctors in Australia by 2030'

Medicare rebate freeze hurting regional health

Medicare rebate freeze hurting regional health

Medicare rebate freeze is squeezing regional doctors and patients

Higher cancer death rate for regions

Higher cancer death rate for regions

Regional Australians are still more likely to die of cancer

QCWA to help tackle obesity in regional cities

QCWA to help tackle obesity in regional cities

$2m program for QCWA to help tackle obesity

Our regions some of the worst for stroke incidence

Our regions some of the worst for stroke incidence

We have some of the highest numbers of stroke victims in the nation

Health industry calls on government to adopt 'tele-health'

Health industry calls on government to adopt 'tele-health'

62% of rural Australians victims of shortages of health professional

Springborg announces new rural health delivery framework

Springborg announces new rural health delivery framework

BETTER health services could soon be on the way