Feature Story

'Feeling Free' | © Mark Lobert Gallery

ART FOR MARK LOBERT IS A LIFESAVER

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: By Nina Gass and Tricia Snell Adelaide artist and gallery director, Mark Lobert,  47, who has battled lung disease over the last 18-months says that art is his breath of fresh air.  Lobert, however, is one of many. According to the Lung Foundation Australia, some 7 million Australians over 35  are at risk of lung diseases, including lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease … [Read More...]

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Entertainment News

Shiralee Coleman Modelling | © Shiralee Coleman

MODELLING MYTHS BUSTED

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: Sleek, super toned and supple are just a handful of words that can be used to describe a model, male or female. Those who don't model are often envious of the model's physique … [Read More...]

Shamala Ratnesar's Book the Total Life Diet | © Shamala Ratnesar

DIETICIAN SHAMALA RATNESAR TACKLES LIFESTYLE DISEASES WITH TOTAL LIFE SOLUTION

IN-DEPTH NEWS FEATURE: By Nina Gass and Tricia Snell Award-winning dietician Shamala Ratnesar is committed to reducing type 2 diabetes and heart disease, known lifestyle illnesses that have cost … [Read More...]

Julie Goodwin | © MasterChef Australia Channel 10

MASTERCHEF’S JULIE GOODWIN KEEPING HER MIND AND BODY FIT WITH PERSONAL TRAINER PEDJ BOJIC

NEWS FEATURE: Julie Goodwin, Australian MasterChef winner for 2009, has decided it is time to shape up and she has elected to train with Central Coast Mariners defender, Pedj Bojic. Pedj Bojic, a … [Read More...]

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Sport

Guy Leech 2011 | © Guy Leech

GUY LEECH STILL TRAINING HARD FOR THE INDIAN OCEAN CLASSIC

NEWS FEATURE: Guy Leech, former World Ironman Champion and professional athlete from 1984 to 1995, will compete in the Perth beaches Indian Ocean Classic on Jan. 28, 2012. Proclaimed as ‘the … [Read More...]

Natalie at the Beijing Olympics

THE SUN, THE SAND AND THE ADRENALIN

SPORTING NEWS PROFILE - OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALLIST - NATALIE COOK: Born in 1975, in Townsville Queensland, Natalie Cook, a professional beach volleyball athlete and gold medal winner in the Sydney 2000 … [Read More...]

James Magnussen | © AFP

COMMONWEALTH GOLD MEDALLIST HAS A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO FITNESS

NEWS FEATURE: James Magnussen, FINA world champion 100m freestyler and Commonwealth gold medallist, is health and fitness focused and firmly believes that it is his holistic approach to his … [Read More...]

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Travel News

Di Westaway Hanstanding on Everest | ©Wild Women On Top

ADVENTURE TRAVEL WITH WILD WOMEN ON TOP

NEWS FEATURE: Adventure travel for some is no more than visiting the next town or city, but for others this means trekking to Nepal, Africa, or Laos. Also known as heritage travel, ecotourism, and … [Read More...]

Gretchen Workingout While Travelling | © Spring

AUSSIE TRAVEL AND FITNESS IS IT A FAD OR A LIFESTYLE CHOICE?

NEWS FEATURE: Australians enjoy exploring their own country just as much as travelling overseas. The lure of the great outdoors is the largest drawcard as it combines beauty and serenity with … [Read More...]

One of the many activities at the Sharing Bali Retreat

THE SHARING BALI HEALTHY TRAVEL ALTERNATIVE

NEWS FEATURE: Every year, between 20 to 70 percent of international travellers, visiting developing countries, contract some form of illness whilst travelling. According to the American National … [Read More...]

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World News

Virtual Reality Therapy |© Virtual Medicine

Virtual Medicine an Evolution in the Battle Against the Bulge

NEWS FEATURE: Obesity and weight issues are an escalating problem in many western countries. A problem that costs health systems and taxpayers billions every year. However, virtual medicine is seeking to reduce this financial burden with reality … [Read More...]

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National News

Mental health is about working together to impliment change

Australia’s First Mental Health Reform Commission

EXPRESS NEWS LINK: David Cappo, a Catholic priest, is to head Australia's first mental health … [Read More...]

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State News

Safety

2012 Health and Safety Legislation Time Consuming

NEWS-IN-BRIEF: New national work health and safety regulations come into effect on January 1 2012 … [Read More...]

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Local News

Youth Survey Participants

Adelaide Youth Interested in Health

EXPRESS NEWS LINK: South Australian youth may become disinterested in civic duties if they feel … [Read More...]

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Environment

families shelter next to jetty during bushfire | © ABC Audience Submitted: Tim Holmes

AUSTRALIAN BUSHFIRE APPEALS AS NATION COMES UNDER FIRE

BREAKING NEWS: More than 180 fires are burning across the Australian states of Tasmania, New South … [Read More...]

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Technology

Thanks to technology Alison Cavill (pictured) is a health and fitness business success

Technology ‘Must Haves’ Reducing the Risk of Economic Failure in the Australian Health and Fitness Industry

NEWS FEATURE: 21 years ago, the world-wide-web and applications such as Skype, Facebook and Twitter … [Read More...]

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Art

Elton John Performs

Art Auction to Benefit Elton’s AIDS Charity

EXPRESS NEWS LINK: Art works by famous painters will be auctioned by Sothebys with all proceeds … [Read More...]

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