Aboriginal patients convince the Government to help them get home and it’s ‘a game changer’

Jacqueline Amagula has to leave her island "paradise" to travel to Darwin for dialysis treatment, but she has been fighting to change that. Now, in a "staggering" budget pledge, the Government will spend $57.8 million to help Indigenous patients stay at home.

Aussie blokes, you’re eating twice as much salt as you should

Step away from the cured meats and put down those chips: Australian men are eating twice as much salt as the maximum recommended by the World Health Organisation, a study finds, putting them at risk of heart failure, strokes and kidney disease.