Perth Zoo otter pups given clean bill of health after first check-up

Perth Zoo otter pups given clean bill of health after first check-up

Updated May 30, 2018 15:58:09 Perth Zoo’s baby otters have received their first check-up, with the four Asian small-clawed pups in perfect health. The species is known as the social butterflies of the animal world — and are known for their very strong family ties. Karen Rotherham, senior keeper at …

Health, Safety & Systems Coordinator

Health, Safety & Systems Coordinator

Health, Safety & Systems Coordinator | Maternity Relief, Fixed Term, 12 Months MRM – Ravensworth, NSW Permanent Messages To proceed, please enable JavaScript in your internet browser. After enabling JavaScript, you will need to close and re-open this browser window. Ravensworth Open Cut Ravensworth, NSW, Australia Lifestyle & Location As …

Non gluten-free food being sold in cafes, restaurants putting coeliacs’ health at risk

Non gluten-free food being sold in cafes, restaurants putting coeliacs’ health at risk

Posted May 28, 2018 13:43:16 Photo: Many cafe staff did not have a good understanding of standards around gluten-free food. (ABC News: Zalika Rizmal) Related Story: For non-coeliacs, a gluten-free diet is a waste of time — and money Related Story: Here’s the difference between allergy and intolerance (and how …

Thai Buddhist monks’ health suffering from sugary drinks

Thai Buddhist monks’ health suffering from sugary drinks

By South-East Asia correspondent Liam Cochrane and Supattra Vimonsuknopparat Posted May 28, 2018 07:21:15 Photo: Somwong Palakawong is careful to donate healthy items such as vegetables to monks. (ABC News: Liam Cochrane) The daily afternoon fasting of Thai Buddhist monks is making them fat, thanks largely to modern sugary drinks, …

Sale of open-flue gas heaters to be banned in Victoria over health and safety concerns

Sale of open-flue gas heaters to be banned in Victoria over health and safety concerns

Updated May 28, 2018 06:26:15 Related Story: Eileen was told not to worry. But her flat contained dangerous levels of toxic gas Victorian regulators will move to ban the sale of open-flue gas heaters, currently believed to be in hundreds of thousands of homes in Australia, following serious concerns about …

Medical bills: How out-of-pocket costs can get out of control – Health

Medical bills: How out-of-pocket costs can get out of control – Health

If you’ve seen a specialist in the private health sector, you’ll likely know the pain of out-of-pocket or “gap” costs. They’re the fees charged by a medical specialist, minus the Medicare rebate and — if you have private health insurance — whatever your health fund is willing to cover. What …

Job Detail | Marketing Manager | Consumer Health | Melbourne

Job Detail | Marketing Manager | Consumer Health | Melbourne

Marketing Manager | Consumer Health | Melbourne Company: i-Pharm ConsultingLocation: Melbourne CBDReference: KEGA2505Closing Date: 07 Jun 18Type: PermanentSalary (£): 0 – 20,000Benefits: Benefits Job Summary: JOB SUMMARYOur client is leading provider of high quality consumer brands and products to both the Australian and New Zealand health market. …

Ancient HTLV-1 virus affecting millions to receive ‘rapid action’, Health Minister Greg Hunt signals

Ancient HTLV-1 virus affecting millions to receive ‘rapid action’, Health Minister Greg Hunt signals

Updated May 25, 2018 11:34:02 Photo: In Minnesota, a team led by Dr Louis M. Mansky has studied how HTLV-1 replicates itself inside the body. (Supplied) Related Story: WHO urged to act to eliminate virus related to HIV found in Australia Related Story: Virus related to HIV dates back 9,000 …

Investigation launched into health service accused of being ‘hijacked to support an AFL program’

Investigation launched into health service accused of being ‘hijacked to support an AFL program’

Updated May 25, 2018 15:10:38 Photo: The Territory Business Centre has only one document on file from the Gulf Health Service in its 15 years that was available to the public — its constitution. (ABC News: James Dunlevie) After mistakenly dissolving a remote health-care service 15 months ago and quietly …