Wellbeing News

Tue 17 Sep 2019

Innovative exercise park in aged care

Innovative exercise park in aged care

FOR the first time an exercise park has been installed in a residential aged care facility with the aim to help residents improve strength, balance and mobility

Sat 14 Sep 2019

Opening up a world of outdoor joy through ageless cycling

Opening up a world of outdoor joy through ageless cycling

THE joy of a gentle ride through local parks in the company of old and new friends is being made possible through the enthusiasm of seniors like Adrian Boss.

Thu 12 Sep 2019

Better lives in CALD communities

Better lives in CALD communities

CALD, rural and isolated seniors' communities in Victoria are benefiting from a $1.8m Sport Australia grant for the delivery of wellbeing activities.

Wed 11 Sep 2019

New expert advice on meat, dairy and eggs

New expert advice on meat, dairy and eggs

UNFLAVOURED full-fat milk, yoghurt and cheese are now options, while the limit has lifted on the number of eggs that can be eaten per week.

Sun 8 Sep 2019

Getting car comfy may come at a cost

Getting car comfy may come at a cost

ROAD safety experts are warning older drivers to careful about using car comfort accessories.

Fri 6 Sep 2019

How will China's ageing population impact on us?

How will China's ageing population impact on us?

CHINA represents one-fifth of the world's population and has about one-quarter of the world's people aged 60 and over researchers at the UNSW's CEPAR report.

Thu 22 Aug 2019

One third of older Australians are in an unfamiliar space

One third of older Australians are in an unfamiliar space

MIGRANTS from non-English speaking backgrounds now make up between 30 and 35 per cent of Australians aged 65 and over.

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