Pharmacies roll up sleeves with COVID-19 vaccine

Bundaberg Discount Drug Store is one of the local pharmacies joining the growing number of health providers around Australia offering the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccination.

A lifesaving liver transplant inspires Cooper’s fundraising

Eight-year-old Cooper Lunney is making it his mission to raise funds for Jeans for Genes to thank his doctors after receiving a lifesaving liver transplant.

Career opportunities ahead through medical course

Applications are now open for CQUniversity’s new Bachelor of Medical Science (Pathway to Medicine) course meaning the region's aspiring doctors can now be trained in their own backyard.

New pop-up Covid vaccination clinic now open

LiveBetter Bundaberg is hosting a pop-up COVID-19 Pfizer vaccination clinic for people with a disability, staff of all disability and aged care providers and household family members of both.

Businesses urged to focus on healthier menus for kids

Local cafés and restaurants are being called on to offer healthier menus for children as part of the first Healthy Kids Menu initiative launched by Health and Wellbeing Queensland.

Mater celebrates 75 years of care in Bundaberg

A celebratory mass was held at Mater Private Hospital Bundaberg this week to mark 75 years since the hospital first opened its doors to care for the Wide Bay community.

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