When it comes to aged care, it’s necessary to be assured that your loved one is happy, safe and… Read more


Despite widely reported increases of illnesses like Alzheimer’s Disease, dementia, strokes and cancers, latest research shows most Australians… Read more


An Advance Care Directive - a document which sets out an individual's wishes for care and… Read more


It will be possible in the near future for doctors to monitor the heart rate or check the… Read more


I am going to tell you some stories and they are all true (although I am not using… Read more

Older Australians living in residential aged care have limited access to medical care and the situation will get… Read more

The National President of Alzheimer’s Australia, Ita Buttrose, told pharmaceutical companies on Tuesday night that they must continue… Read more


Last week, Prime Minister Julia Gillard and the Minister for Ageing, Mark Butler, announced a series of reforms… Read more


A report issued jointly today by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) has urged… Read more


One of the areas the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, signalled out for attention in 2012 when she made… Read more