Give the gift of blood this Christmas

THIS festive season why not give the gift of life by donating blood at one of…

Avoid mosquito bites this summer

AS we head into summer and towards peak Ross River virus season, Queenslanders are reminded to…

Approaching loss and grief workshop

LEIGH Donovan, a consultant in thanatology – the discipline that studies death, grief and loss –…

Early detection of breast cancer is saving local lives

THE spotlight has been shone on breast cancer, the most common cancer affecting women in Australia,…

New bone health program for Osteoporosis

A NEW program providing bone health advice and care, with a primary focus on the prevention…

Staying independent and connected

AS well as living longer than previous generations, many people aged 65 and older have changing…

Inspiring local doctor recognised as the best

DR Sam Manger of Maleny has been recognised as GP of the year by the Royal…

Your blood makes a difference

THE Red Cross Donormobile is in town this month, so why not give blood. It can…

Combined COVID-19 and flu vaccine trials

THE University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) is seeking volunteers to take part in clinical trials…

So many opportunities for seniors

By Sonia Isaacs Clark

IF you are retired or semi-retired, there are many clubs and groups for seniors to suit…

Free mental health program

HAVE you recently been feeling a little flat or not quite yourself in your reactions, feelings…

August Dignity Drive

WITH 17% of women in Queensland experiencing period poverty, Woolworths and Share the Dignity are calling…