Health

Sat 16 Feb 2019

‘40 push-up test’ could save your life

‘40 push-up test’ could save your life

How many push-ups can you do in a row? The number says a lot about your health — with doctors urging people to aim for at least 40.

Fri 15 Feb 2019

Morning exercise may be key to reducing stroke and dementia

Morning exercise may be key to reducing stroke and dementia

International research shows that morning exercise could be the key to improving brain blood flow among older adults who are overweight or obese.

Wed 13 Feb 2019

Talk to your GP about your sexual health

Talk to your GP about your sexual health

SEXUAL health researcher Dr Sue Malta is getting close to creating a viable nexus between GPs and seniors who to date are rarely found talking about sex issues.

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Widow recalls husband’s horror death

Widow recalls husband’s horror death

A woman whose husband was given a massive overdose at a nursing home broke down as she spoke of his appalling abuse.

Fri 8 Feb 2019

A windfall awaits many who haven’t registered with Medicare

A windfall awaits many who haven’t registered with Medicare

ABOUT 670,000 Australians are out of pocket by an average of $150 each because they haven’t provided Medicare with their current bank account details.

'Ageless' Robert to run 1000km in 75th year

'Ageless' Robert to run 1000km in 75th year

ROBERT Dickison and his partner Bernice Fitzgibbon are pretty passionate about health, fitness and ageless living.

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