Wellbeing News

Mon 18 Mar 2019

Equal aged care access for multicultural communities

Equal aged care access for multicultural communities

THE Federal Government has released Australia's first Aged Care Diversity Action Plan to support older Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Australians.

Fri 1 Mar 2019

Simple tool to keep you safe in an emergency

Simple tool to keep you safe in an emergency

AVOIDING the time lapse to find out what medications a person is taking can have a critical impact on their wellbeing in an emergency situation.

Wed 27 Feb 2019

Apple Isle senior wants to drive melanoma message home

Apple Isle senior wants to drive melanoma message home

WITH one foot on the throttle of his caravanning dream and the other on continuing to survive his melanoma journey, Dennis Applebee is ready to hit the road.

Fall less with these simple better vision tips

Fall less with these simple better vision tips

IT'S A problem as we get older - misstepping, tripping and even falling - but, there are times when all this can be avoided with some simple strategies.

Thu 14 Feb 2019

Trust your head over your heart on Valentine’s Day

Trust your head over your heart on Valentine’s Day

IT'S A date but not necessarily the kind you really need or want. It's when lover scammers are very active on social media and dating apps.

Wed 13 Feb 2019

You could die waiting for aged care services

You could die waiting for aged care services

MARGARET Jolly fears her dad's days are getting longer and harder while he waits endlessly for My Aged Care help.

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.

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