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A call for integrated care

Media Release 1 June 2020 A recent study led by Monash University shows that integrating geriatric assessment with cancer treatment can reduce unplanned hospital admissions and...

ACON launches new at-home HIV testing service

ACON, said to be NSW’s leading HIV prevention organisation, has launched a new, free HIV testing service that will support gay men and men...

Could sleep be the secret to sporting success?

Media Release  2 June 2020 Could sleep be the competitive advantage needed to win the AFL Premiership Cup? St Kilda fans will be hoping so, as the...
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Nerine Zoio

Don’t delay to avoid breast cancer costs

Australian women are encouraged to continue getting regular check-ups for breast cancer to avoid potentially thousands of dollars in increased treatment costs. The more advanced...

Mental health through song in rural Australia

The National Rural Health Alliance and singer-songwriter Josh Arnold are proud to launch ‘Build ‘em up!’, a song written in collaboration with Friends of...

Coronavirus and kids in the cold season

What pharmacy isn’t well versed in the sight of an aggrieved child with a cold clinging to a parent desperate to find a solution. Due...

No to Violence welcomes funding boost

The NSW Government has announced $21 million to boost the family violence sector. No to Violence, Australia’s largest peak body for delivering safe and effective...

COVID-19 support for indigenous people

Institutions are working together to provide practical and timely advice for primary healthcare teams supporting prevention and management of COVID-19 for Aboriginal and Torres...

ReachOut helps the lonely young

ReachOut is responding to young people’s changing COVID-19 needs to address mental health and suicide risk New data shows a 50 per cent spike in...

People turn away from GPs for chronic diseases

Tens of thousands of Australians with chronic diseases are putting themselves at risk by missing vital visits to their GP and skipping potentially life-saving...

The cold season with a coronavirus twist

Once again pharmacies are being inundated with people suffering from the aches, pains, fatigue and congestion that come with the cold season. However, with the...

Latest Posts

A call for integrated care

Media Release 1 June 2020 A recent study led by Monash University shows that integrating geriatric assessment with cancer treatment can reduce unplanned hospital admissions and...

ACON launches new at-home HIV testing service

ACON, said to be NSW’s leading HIV prevention organisation, has launched a new, free HIV testing service that will support gay men and men...

Could sleep be the secret to sporting success?

Media Release  2 June 2020 Could sleep be the competitive advantage needed to win the AFL Premiership Cup? St Kilda fans will be hoping so, as the...

Don’t delay to avoid breast cancer costs

Australian women are encouraged to continue getting regular check-ups for breast cancer to avoid potentially thousands of dollars in increased treatment costs. The more advanced...

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The Salvos 2020 Red Shield Appeal goes digital

Taking place this weekend, 23-24 May 2020, The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Appeal aims to raise $8 million dollars to help those most in...

KitKat says thank you for not taking a break

Media Release 20 May, 2020 KitKat has given more than 250,000 ‘thank you’ labelled KitKat bars to thousands of healthcare workers as they work tirelessly to deliver essential care. Nestlé...

People turn away from GPs for chronic diseases

Tens of thousands of Australians with chronic diseases are putting themselves at risk by missing vital visits to their GP and skipping potentially life-saving...

Natural Medicine Week

With health and wellbeing taking a hit during the COVID-19 pandemic, incorporating wellness into daily routines has never been more important. Increasingly, people are using...

Lowering your blood pressure could reduce your risk of dementia

A new study published in JAMA on 19 May 2020 has found that keeping your blood pressure in check by taking your medications is...
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