ACCPA Interim CEO Paul Sadler has told Aged Care News that many providers could be forced out of the sector without Government funding that will allow them to meet the increasing costs of providing quality care and support. BIANCA ROBERTS reports
Ray Beckerley is a resident at Homestyle Aged Care Clarendon Grange in Victoria. He's also crew chief for a Holden VH Commodore race car driver, who competes in the Victorian V8 Series. With great skill and power of persuasion, the passionate racing enthusiast has expertly also secured sponsorship for his team by his aged care provider.
A startup associated with Chulalongkorn University has developed an innovative 'detachable and dissolvable microneedle' that makes any injections easy and painless for everyone, while also significantly reducing medical wastes.
As communities cautiously reengage after years of pandemic isolation, COTA VIC is encouraging older Australians to discover the health boosting power of life enjoyed with a four legged friend by their side. BIANCA ROBERTS reports
A new cross-disciplinary paper from Edith Cowan University proposes we change the way we view tourism, seeing it not just as a recreational experience but as an industry that can provide real health benefits.
Research led by UNSW Sydney’s Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing has confirmed treating symptoms of depression is most effective when a non-pharmacological approach is adopted, in people living with dementia.