Entries by Carla Tooma

WATCH: St Hilda’s girls chop their locks to support kids

A number of Year 12 St Hilda’s students are rocking short hairstyles after cutting off their luscious locks for charity. During a school assembly on Wednesday, 37 students had their hair cut to raise funds for Variety – The Children’s Charity. Each student lobbed off around 8 inches of hair, which was collected by Sustainable […]

New embryo DNA test speeding up IVF and cutting miscarriage

A world-first DNA screening test for embryos is speeding up IVF, reducing miscarriages and giving fresh hope to would be parents on the Gold Coast. Monash IVF Specialist Dr Kee Ong and his team are now able to test embryos by taking a sample of DNA fragments in the surrounding fluid, instead of the current […]