Syd’s story

Syd’s story

Syd is an Australian woman who thought that having private health insurance would give her more accurate healthcare, by Australian private doctors, with no waiting periods. She was wrong on all counts. Syd is an active woman in her fitties who active and travels...
Obesity and surgery

Obesity and surgery

Morbid obesity and surgery don't mix 67% of Australian adults are overweight and one in four adults in Australia are obese. This story tells the impact that obesity can have on surgical outcomes. And why stricter guidelines on who can have elective surgery might save...