The 65+ group was the most interested in vaccine protection, with more than three out of four individuals over the age 65 planning to get vaccinated.
Vita-lite Canola and Tablelands Original Spread Portion Control Packs from Peerless Foods are designed to meet the ongoing diverse diets of patients in hospitals and aged care.
A new moisture test for bionic devices has been developed by applied physicists at the University of Sydney, with new standards proposed to measure moisture leaks.
The Aboriginal community health service in Port Hedland, WA, has produced record results in the use of technology to ensure better connected care for local patients.
Understanding a person's potential to produce microbial beta-glucuronidase in their gut may be key in understanding individual drug responses.
Projections that one million Australians will have dementia by 2056 have promted a call to action on prevention strategies.
The AIA Vitality Wellbeing Check-In Program gives Priority Protection policyholders access to two free sessions with an experienced Mindstar wellbeing coach.
HESTA is calling for nominations of dedicated professionals working in disability, allied health, aged care and community services.
The Group Homes Australia model is a small-scale care model that focuses on residents' abilities rather than their disabilities, providing health and social benefits.
Technology reform has been identified as an important part of delivering a new and improved aged-care system.
Tracey Hogan is a House Companion at NewDirection Care in Bellmere, Queensland — a Microtown for the elderly and those living with younger onset dementia and complex care needs.
Changes to food allergy guidelines have led to a significant increase in parents introducing peanut into their babies' diets, with a 16% decrease in peanut allergy among infants.
A new report reveals an increase in cocaine availability, prevalence of use and related hospitalisations in Australia.
Four professional bodies have come together to deliver a joint statement on Prostheses List reform.
With a different approach to residential aged care, we can potentially reduce the burden on an overstrained system.