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How to Choose a Walking Cane You Love

A walking cane should make life easier for you. It’s your partner in crime. So why not choose one you love?

Too Many Australians Use Painkillers for Chronic Pain, Experts Say

Osteopaths say too many Australians are relying on medication to manage chronic pain, and should exercise more instead.  

What is a Geriatric Nutritionist and Why Older People Need One

Coronary heart disease is a leading cause of death for Australians aged over 65. It and other diseases can be traced back...

You Can Live Well With Parkinson’s Disease, says Cyclist

Parkinson's Disease is a progressive neurogenerative disorder that affects the brain and has no known cure. Around 100,000 people currently live with...

Gardening Program has Aged Care Residents Growing their Dinner

A gardening program in Lifeview aged care homes has residents cultivating veggies and planning their own menus. Each quarter,...

Aged Care Residents are Storytellers in Local Project

A community project in Mildura is filling books with the life stories of local aged care residents. The project has just released...

Lipid profiling could aid early Alzheimer’s detection and prevention

Dementia Australia has announced new research that suggests a new avenue into Alzheimer's prevention. “New research suggests that lipids...

New Dysphagia-Friendly Cookbook

Are you looking for some dysphagia-friendly recipe inspiration for yourself or a loved one? Master of Speech Pathology students at Griffith University recently released...

Dispelling myths about Alzheimer’s disease

It’s no surprise to me that developing Alzheimer’s disease is something that people might fear. Nor is it a surprise that they might go...

How do we prepare for Dementia and Alzheimer’s?

Australians today are living longer than ever before. Largely thanks to antibiotics and vaccines that conquered deadly infectious diseases such as polio, whooping cough...

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