Seniors living at home are at an increased risk of falling. Reducing falls risk is achievable by putting certain measures into place
There are many barriers to accessing aged care support services in Australia. These need to be considered for positive changes to occur.
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Discussing aged care services with ageing parents has its challenges. While some older adults are happy to start the conversation, others might have never thought about their future care needs. Often people perceive aged care as the start to the end and don’t have a solid grasp on what their options are. Getting your head […]
The final report has been handed down from the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety, with an astounding 148 recommendations.
An Advance Health Directive is an important way of expressing your healthcare wishes if the time comes where you're no longer able to.
How Creative Arts Can Help People With Dementia There are around fifty million people living with dementia globally. Rather than only looking at pharmaceutical options to manage dementia, health professionals are looking at non-pharmaceutical options for treatment and for improving quality of life. There are several activities for people with dementia that are both creative […]
Follow this prescription medication guide to help you manage your prescription and over-the-counter medications safely and effectively.
Thinking of retiring? The Centrelink aged pension eligibility is changing. Read on to see at what age you'll qualify for the aged pension.
Understanding Telehealth: Access to Telehealth has become increasingly available in response to the current COVID-19 global pandemic.
At HammondCare aged care facility staff are ensuring that they are well stocked up on "outbreak kits".
Hearing loss is more common as people get older. Being aware of age related hearing loss and prevention will aid in good hearing health.
As time goes on, nutritional needs change with age. Not only do you slow down, but what your body needs changes over time.