Cancer killing drug created from 'fighters' immune system

A cancer-killing drug has been created from the immune systems of people who appear to be able to fight off the disease.

Given birth to 69 kids, anyone? One mum did...

This pair hold the record for the longest hug - 24 hours, 33 minutes. Mother's Day gift idea?

Why these record-breaking mums will make you hurt.

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You and your mum

QT readers share photos and messages of love for this Mother's Day.

QT readers share photos and messages of love for Mother's Day

Dogs thrive in off-leash parks

HAPPY: Donna Hansen and Romeo, Andy Lee with Bully and Belinda Whitehouse and Sox enjoy the off-leash dog park at Raceview.

Dogs of all shapes and sizes get a thrill out of running free

WATCH: Agnes man's videos go viral with surfing dogs

Action from the Noosa Festival of Surfing. Chris de Aboitiz performs with his surfing dogs Photo: Warren Lynam / Sunshine Coast Daily

Videos of Chris de Aboitiz surfing with his dogs have proved popular

Five foods that used to be bad for you but now aren’t

Silverdale Eggs, Calliope. The only RSPCA Free range egg producer in Queensland.

These five foods have gone through the cycle of being the villains

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Guests roll into Hot Rods Diner

A SMALL family business wanting to give back to their community has officially opened their doors as the newest restaurant in Gatton.

Why not make a flourless chocolate cake for mum?

Recipes and images from In the Kitchen by Simmone Logue (Murdoch Books).

It's a great cake for those not tolerant of flour

MKR finale brings back memories of grand final brownie

You can’t go past this recipe for easy to make brownie heaven.

We thought we’d share with you a recipe we used in our grand final

Are Aussies the only ones who drink beer properly?

Simon IrwinPhoto: Tamara MacKenzie / The Morning Bulletin

A chance beer find brings back happy memories

Mint and macadamia pesto: Your tastebuds will be satisfied

Mint and macadamia pesto goes beautifully with lamb.

Pesto has been a summer staple in my kitchen for many years

UPDATE: Aldi says rubber milk a one-off

Rubbery remnants found in a box of long life Milk bought at Aldi in Bundaberg. Photo: Craig Warhurst/News mail

A Burnett Heads man got a shock when he tucked into a bowl of cereal

10 years on, Maccas burger, fries still very preserved

It may be 10 years old, but this burger still hasn't gone mouldy. Photo / Reddit

Image of 10 year old burger and fries enough to make you shudder

5 tips for making money on a renovation project

Since the start of the year Australians have spent close to $15 billion on renovating and building homes.

Winter’s coming to our Home of Thrones

Get the Games of Thrones (GoT) look.

GoT winter interior ingredients include rich and warming colours

21 ways you can save on your power bill

Would you take a shower at the beach or swim at a local dam to save on power costs?

Install powerboards for devices which can be switched off by remote

Looking to buy? Fraser Coast market ripe with bargains

GROWTH: Point Vernon recorded a 19.5% growth in median house value in the December quarter.

POLL: What is your non-negotiable when it comes to buying a house?

Easter provides an excuse to decorate the home

Celebrating Easter at home.

Go for pastels, fresh flowers and greenery

Gladstone's million-dollar homes ready for right buyer

THE TOP PICK: This property, at 6/569 Springs Road Agnes Water, is available for $2.75million.

There are more than 40 properties on the market at $1m-plus

Sensitive waratahs love some shelter from the afternoon sun

PERHAPS one of the most spectacular of all Australian native flowering plants is the floral emblem of New South Wales, telopea speciosissima.

How to keep cut flowers for longer

Bouquet mixed bouquet flowers

What to do with those gifts of flowers

Info sought on garden competition

Gardening

Readers' letters from today's Opinion page of The QT

Picking the right apples for your garden

Growing apples can be easy.

HOW TO: Pick and plant your own apples

Meet the banksias African cousin

Leucadendron.

The African favourites will bring colour to any garden

No sign of closing 15 years later

Sauers Produce and Garden Centre, Diamond Street, Cooroy, services small crops farmers and home gardeners in the Noosa hinterland.

15 years ago it looked like Cooroy would lose it's gardening store

Become a green thumb with 5 easy plants ready for winter

LOCALLY FRESH: : Learmonth Foodworks has a great supply of fresh, local produce. Photo: Max Fleet / NewsMail

Mild temperatures make for a better environment to grow.

LISTEN: Asian cruise company eyes Heron Island buy

HEIGHTENED interest in Gladstone as a cruise destination has seen one Asian cruise line giant float the idea of buying Heron Island.

Backpackers to pay about three times the current tax rate

Lisa Miksche from Germany (left), Jemma Connors from Scotland are staying at Airlie Beach. Both have been in Australia about 3 months. Photo Lucy Smith / Daily Mercury

Backpacker tax to negatively affect Mackay's $28.6 tourism industry.

Grandson jumps on Harley with granny for trip of lifetime

READY TO RUMBLE: Lynn Whitty and her grandson Jesse are about to set off on a six-week motorcycle trip around Australia to raise awareness of prostate cancer.

Six week motorbike trip around Australia for Yeppoon pair

Fraser Is one of state’s top honeymoon spots

Shannon White married William Krisanski on February 20, 2016, at William's parents' property overlooking Wivenhoe Dam.

Fraser Island was listed at number eight on the blog

Netflix's new tool to prevent phone bill blowouts

NETFLIX has released a new tool for entertainment fan to control how much data they are using while watching movies and TV programs on mobile devices.

Things to do this weekend

Gooloowan is one of four grand buildings open to the public this weekend.

Five things to do in Ipswich on Saturday and Sunday

First cook exits MasterChef Australia's Top 24

MasterChef Australia Top 24 contestant Ashley McConnell.

ASHLEY leaves kitchen with head held high.

Selena Gomez to donate Revival proceeds to Lupus research

Selena Gomez will donate proceeds from her tour to Lupus research

Police investigating how Prince accessed drugs

Police are investigating how Prince obtained prescription medication

Beyoncé uses NC concert to support Trans rights

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Beyoncé has shown her support for the LGBTQ community in NC

Amy Winehouse's ex 'wanted by police'

Amy Winehouse's ex-husband is wanted by police

Double Standards: All the single tattooed ladies, cover up

IT used to be a question of tattoo or no tattoo but Australians have moved on.

Ugg Boots fined for not being Australian made

Ugg boots

Ugg Boots maker fined for saying boots made in ACT

PHOTOS: Gladstone model's photos printed in national mag

Gladstone model Kaitlyn Delioglanis was featured in national fashion magazine Cynical with these images taken by Rockhampton photographer Em Roberts. Photo Wicked Tales

Kaitlyn's modelling passion blossoms in mag

Review: French Complexion by Christine Clais

Are French women the champions of healthy skin?

He's ready to bare it all and wax that hairy back

Maryborough's Russell Booth and partner Charmaine Bailey - Russell is getting his back waxed at Pubfest to raise money for charity. Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle

The Maryborough man has volunteered to have his entire back waxed

Create a home spa experience

You don’t need to fork out the cash to pamper yourself when, with some time set aside, you can do it yourself at home for less.

Here's how to give yourself that professional spa feeling at home

Is it the end of the five cent coin cluttering our wallets?

THE humble five cent piece is a bugbear of many people, weighing down purses and wallets – but you can still buy lollies

OPINION: See ya' later travelator

Nambour shoppers struggle with the out-of-order travelators at Nambour Plaza. They have been out of action since the floods in March.

"What part of ‘keep to the left’ eludes shoppers?"

Retail rent prices keep business owners on their toes

After getting quotes from shopfronts in East St and weighing up the costs of the monthly rent bill, the young business owner, Emily Dowling, had to think of other locations to home her business.

“Originally I did look at East St but it was so expensive "

Larger woman forgotten when it comes to shops

Readers' letters from today's Opinion page of The QT

Bigger, better ready to rock

TASTES GOOD: Callum Brown and Frankie Zubeldia are looking forward to the new night markets.

Weekly event adds Friday night to menu

Get set for tomato prices to start rising

Fruit and Vegetables

Fruit and vegetable report from Rocklea markets

Cheap pumpkins, but avocados expensive

Rocklea Markets fresh produce report

Why do people self harm?

DELIBERATE self harm is as old as humanity, and in modern psychiatry considered a symptom of mental illness.

The only way is up - but will price increases deter smokers?

ROLL UP: Michele Scoda, 58, of Nambour, is finding the cost a bit much and would like to give up if she could in light of the annoucement of another tobocca tax increase.

Price of packet of cigarettes to rise from about $30 to $40

Hero dog Harley saves teenager’s life

William Armstrong’s austism assistance and seizure response dog, Harley, went above and beyond his duties by saving William’s sister, Hannah Mears, when she had a seizure during the night. Harley is now the hero of (from left) Hannah, 15, William, 10, Rebecca Armstrong and Oliver, 2.

Golden retriever alerts family to 15-year-old girl's seizure

Medicare rebate freeze hurting regional health

The Federal Minister for Health Sussan Ley at CQ University to open stage 2 of the Health Clinic.

Medicare rebate freeze is squeezing regional doctors and patients

LISTEN: How I turned my life around after losing husband

Feeling amazing if I can do it so can you

Mother of four loses husband to suicide, herself to depression

The Big Red Button that can help you save a life

Stefan Ossenberg has designed product called Resus-a-Station which can guide people through the CPR process at the press of a button.

Inventor creates device that can save lives and needs your help

Tobacco tax increase will be a life saver

Budget decision will deter hundreds of thousands

Make mum’s day without breaking the bank

CHILDREN across the Sunshine Coast, if you have woken up this morning with nothing on the calendar for Sunday, you are in serious trouble.

6 things Mum doesn't want for Mother's Day this year

Hmmm, perhaps don't get mum a dish brush for Mother's Day this year.

THERE has to be a cut-off age for giving macaroni necklaces, right?

Mum gives birth to 5.9 kilogram baby

Baby Ziad Kadic

Aussie mum has given birth to a baby boy weighing 5.9 kilograms

Top 10 most successful boys and girls names

Does your baby have a successful name?

The mother of the year, with expert tips and advice, too

You will wonder how Madeleine ever managed to pen a book with her extraordinary workload, and you will relate to something on every page of Six Under Eight.

Is there a mother among us who has not thrown her hands up?

‘Puppy’ and Bella reunited after piñata Spotlight adventures

Spotlight staff member Kerrie Gomboc with Bella and mum Tara Birse and her toy puppy she was reunited with. Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Staff at Spotlight posed the pup in a series of creative photos

Breastfeeding women need support not discrimination

A mother has been left outraged after she was told to breastfeed more modestly.

There shouldn't be shame or stigma related to breastfeeding

Big read: Harm caused by pornography hits home

Pornography addiction is still controversial, but it is undeniable for those living within its destructive reach.

Be careful or Airbnb might steal your spouse, says tourist

Airbnb affair has ended a 30-year marriage

Super couple marks diamond day

HAPPY DAYS: Joan and Robert 'Paddy' Ellison celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary.

Ipswich couple celebrate 60th wedding anniversary