Tag Archives: Warning

Health warning: Is your food safe to eat?

As temperatures rise across the state, so does the risk of getting food poisoning. There were 252 reported cases of salmonella or food poisoning in November, according to one authority – the Southern NSW Local Health District. Find out about the symptoms and how to keep your food safe during the warmer months. The symptoms Food poisoning… Read More »

Can a blood test detect cancer? Scientists use nanoparticles of gold for new early warning method

A blood test can detect cancer within just 10 minutes, scientists have found, raising hopes that hard-to-spot diseases could be picked up early when treatment is most effective. Currently, doctors use symptoms and a range of tests and biopsies to determine if cancer is present, a process that can sometimes take months. The new method… Read More »