Have you ever wondered how small kids would cope with a first time visit to a huge sporting stadium packed full of loud, boisterous and passionate football supporters? One young Hobart family tells how a visit to the MCG turned into one of the best days of their lives. read more
Pip Bell, a breast cancer nurse with the McGrath Foundation, says it’s important women with breast cancer are kind to themselves. She’s put together some ideas of simple things they can do each day to help. read more
It never crossed Kymberley Hogan's mind that she could give birth to a premature bub, so when she went into labour at 32 weeks, her world was turned upside down. Kym opens up about emergency caesareans, hand expressing and the special care nursery, and offers words of advice for other premmie parents. read more
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Most of us have heard of Alzheimer’s disease, but what is it, and how does it differ from dementia?
When your child is first diagnosed with a disability, it can be a confusing time. These families share how they've come to embrace the diagnosis and… read more
We know good heart health can help protect against dementia, now a recent study looks at whether there is a link between Alzheimer’s and gum disease.
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It never crossed Kymberley Hogan's mind that she could give birth to a premature bub, so when she went into labour at 32 weeks, her world was turned… read more
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New Bupa research reveals how different professions stack up when it comes to heart age – with manual labour adding on average three and a half… read more
Have you ever wondered if there could be a hidden meaning in some of your friends’ Instagram posts? A new study by a pair of university researchers… read more
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Jenni Eyles from Styling Curvy, shares 11 positive things that cancer taught her about life.
Pip Bell, a breast cancer nurse with the McGrath Foundation, says it’s important women with breast cancer are kind to themselves. She’s put together… read more