Tag Archives: Health

Yes, minister: Lobby group meets health boss to discuss Bathurst’s needs

REPRESENTATIVES of the Bathurst Health Services Action Group have met with the Minister for Health, Brad Hazzard, to discuss the ongoing issues surrounding the provision of clinical services. The meeting last week was arranged by Member for Bathurst Paul Toole at the group’s request, and he sat in for the chat. Bathurst Regional councillors Warren… Read More »

Blueberries And Your Health

We love blueberries and have some daily with our cereal. They not only taste good but are also good for your health. In fact a new study published  in a mainstream medical journal showed that participants with the highest blueberry intake showed improvements in vascular functioning and HDL. Blueberries are rich in anthocyanines. These compounds… Read More »

General Election 2019: Don’t politicise health service – NHS boss

Media playback is unsupported on your device Parties should not use the NHS as “a political weapon” in the election campaign, health service bosses say. NHS Providers chief Chris Hopson said “over-dramatising NHS difficulties” or making “disingenuous” funding claims did the service “no favours”. Both the Tories and Labour are vowing to spend billions to… Read More »

Alex Trebek’s ‘near remission’ story serves as a reminder: Beware celebrity health news

In People magazine’s latest cover story, Alex Trebek said his advanced pancreatic cancer is in “near remission.” People portrayed this as a dramatic turnaround: When Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer three months ago, fans were shocked. But now the beloved Trebek has good news to share: He’s in “near… Read More »