COVID-19 Vaccine Roll-out

The COVID-19 vaccine is being administered across Australia, but what does this mean. There is more than one COVID-19 vaccine available in Australia, with every vaccine approved for use by the TGA and meeting strict standards. The trails for the vaccines involve tens of thousands of participants worldwide. The vaccine you receive may depend on …

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Can colour help your appetite?

There are many studies concerning colour, and its effects on the mind. Colour can help stimulate moods and behaviours. Studies have proven that the colour red increases brain wave activity, can give the effect of a room being smaller and can make an area feel warmer. Red is a great colour for those who have …

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Disable Stereotypes

December every year we recognise International Day of People with Disability. This year we saw 2020’s theme around Building Back Better: toward a disability-inclusive, accessible and sustainable post-COVID-19 world. 2020 has been an isolating year for most of us. Those with a disability and the older generation were considered vulnerable to COVID and in many …

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Are you struggling with Arthritis in your wrists and hands?

Did you know that Arthritis is the umbrella term for more than 100 medical conditions? Affecting joints where bones meet and affect more than 2.9 million adults and children in Australia. Many different types of Arthritis can affect your hands, causing joint pain, stiffness and swelling. This, in turn, leads to weakening grip and harder …

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Preventing falls in the home

As we grow older, we, unfortunately, become more vulnerable to falling. A fall that would previously have been prevented thanks to quick reflexes, better balance and awareness of the situation becomes less as we get older. Unfortunately, the bad news doesn’t stop there, as we age, we are more likely to be injured and are …

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Moon boot tips and tricks

Some of us go through life without having any broken bones or sprained limbs, and then others experience a nasty fall or accident that changes that. The truth of the matter is that it can happen to any of us, and there is nothing we can do to prepare for it.  So, when medical professionals …

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