Back strains most likely in the morning

Sudden attacks of back pain are more likely to begin in the morning than later in the day, but are unlikely to be triggered by sex.

Resistance training improves older bones

Big improvements in strength with no injuries have been the hallmarks of success with a Griffith University study looking at the physical function of post-menopausal women.

Rise in white weddings at WA’s registry office

Increasing numbers of Western Australian couples are shunning expensive and lavish wedding ceremonies and opting to exchange vows at the Perth registry office.

Financial adviser jailed for $5.9 million fraud

A former financial adviser today was jailed for six years and three months for defrauding more than 150 clients of over $5.9 million over a period of 20 years.

Heart stopping event causing downturn in the bedroom

More than two in three, or 38,000 survivors stated that having a heart attack has affected their sexual activity.

Free WiFi switched on at Devils Marbles

Internet access will be available at one of the Northern Territory’s most remote tourist locations with free WiFi switched on at Karlu Karlu (Devils Marbles), 105 km south of Tennant Creek.

Recycling joints benefits cancer patients

Bereaved families of deceased people fitted with artificial hips or other metal joints now have the option of ensuring that the metal from these joints is recycled, with money going to help cancer patients from country areas.

SA Volunteer training grants

Volunteer groups wanting to train staff are encouraged to apply for grants of up to $10,000 as part of the latest round of the South Australia's Volunteer Training Grants program.

Prostate cancer app support

Australian men are now able to access prostate cancer information at their own convenience with Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) launching its ProstateApp.

Remembering ‘nashos’ on National Servicemen’s Day

Australians will gather in towns and cities across the nation tomorrow to remember the service and sacrifice of thousands of men who were called upon for National Service.

New tool to help detect financial abuse

Following a successful trial, Capacity Australia, with support from the Australian Bankers’ Association (ABA), has released an online education tool to help bank staff combat rising financial abuse of vulnerable people.