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$40M walking push to lift state’s poor exercise scorecard

Premium Content $40M walking push to lift state’s poor exercise scorecard

Push for more walk friendly state as Mackay Isaac Whitsunday named one of...

CQ among top least active regions in the country

Premium Content CQ among top least active regions in the country

It prompted the Heart Foundation to call for increased state funding for...

Coles promotes health with half-price deals

Coles promotes health with half-price deals

Aussie sporting heroes like Sally Pearson are backing campaign

’High blood pressure capital’: CQ’s heart-health epidemic

Premium Content ’High blood pressure capital’: CQ’s heart-health epidemic

See why Central Queensland is among the top 10 most inactive regions in the...

Summer from hell: Heart Foundation’s shock warning

Premium Content Summer from hell: Heart Foundation’s shock warning

With Queensland set to be exposed to harsh summer heat earlier than expected this...

Call to ban smoking in Mackay and Whitsunday city centres

Premium Content Call to ban smoking in Mackay and Whitsunday city centres

The push includes phasing out designated outdoor smoking areas at pubs and removing...

Call for action on killer disease striking at our heart

Premium Content Call for action on killer disease striking at our heart

The Mackay-Isaac-Whitsundays is among the 10 worst hot spots. Here’s what we can do...

Big change coming for heart health checks

Big change coming for heart health checks

"More needed to be done to protect Australian hearts"

Aussies blocked from lifesaving heart check-up test

Aussies blocked from lifesaving heart check-up test

The funding for a simple test has been blocked.

Beauty therapist minutes away from death

Beauty therapist minutes away from death

Helene Sheehan had no inkling she was about to die

FAST FOOD CITY: Unhealthy options on the rise in Ipswich

FAST FOOD CITY: Unhealthy options on the rise in Ipswich

Ipswich is now home to 63 fast food restaurants

Heart Foundation warns of too much salt in our diet

Heart Foundation warns of too much salt in our diet

Five salt myths busted for better health

Heart Foundation wants government to push us off the couch

Heart Foundation wants government to push us off the couch

HEALTH experts calling on government to push Aussies off the couch

Ipswich is leading the great flab fightback

Ipswich is leading the great flab fightback

Only three years ago, the city was awash in fat bodies

Campaign launched to have hidden salt removed from foods

Campaign launched to have hidden salt removed from foods

Heart Foundation calling on govt to implement an action plan on salt

Sweet drink a day sends the fat your way

Sweet drink a day sends the fat your way

Adults recommended to limit sugary drinks to their kids

One in six kids are drinking sugary drinks each day

One in six kids are drinking sugary drinks each day

Our kids are drinking too much sugar: report

Calls for govt to reduce salt levels in processed foods

Calls for govt to reduce salt levels in processed foods

Heart Foundation wants government-ordered salt reduction in foods

Kids told to push parents to gym

Kids told to push parents to gym

Hassling your parents to exercise could save their lives