Aged & Allied Health > Nutrition & dietetics

Indigenous Elders Speak Out on Self Harm and Suicide

22 April, 2014 by Petrina Smith

Thirty-one Elders and community representatives from 17 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities around Australia have contributed to a report into self-harm and suicide in which they offer ways in which to address the tragedy.

Dance for Parkinson's Program Research

09 April, 2014 by Petrina Smith

[caption id="attachment_7451" align="alignright" width="442"] Dance for Parkinson's pilot program. Photographer Christian Tiger[/caption]

Dentist's Day Highlights The Field of Epigenetics as it Relates to Oral Health

06 March, 2014 by Petrina Smith

In a new paper published in the Australian Dental Journal, researchers from the University of Adelaide's School of Dentistry have written about the current and future use of the field of epigenetics as it relates to oral health.

Help Break the Stigma on World Mental Health Day

10 October, 2013 by Petrina Smith

While a number of high profile Australians are getting behind World Mental Health Day today, there is no reason everyone can't join in.

Elderspeak - It could be life threatening

03 October, 2013 by ahhb

A new term is creeping into the medical dictionary as the population ages – elderspeak. Research has shown elderspeak can lead to a negative attitude towards ageing and this in turn can reduce life spans by more than seven years, writes Peter Waterman.

The Australian Hospital & Healthcare Bulletin Summer 2011/12 - Industry Q&A 2

06 October, 2012 by John Connole

Rod Young, CEO of Aged Care Association Australia, spoke to Australian Hospital and Healthcare Bulletin about the changing aged care landscape.

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