Wellbeing

5 Habits for a Healthy Mind

5 Habits for a Healthy Mind

Good health teams a fit and strong body with a keen mind and positive attitude.
PRE-RETIREMENT CRUCIAL TIME TO FOCUS ON HEALTH

PRE-RETIREMENT CRUCIAL TIME TO FOCUS ON HEALTH

Ill health is not inevitable and making the right choices in the early stages of retirement can help ensure we function well into older age,...
Your senior years medical health check diary

Your senior years medical health check diary

Like car maintenance, as you clock up kilometres and years, your need for more regular services ― health checks and prevention screenings...

The world’s oldest supermodel still knows how to work it

Daphne Selfe is 86 and still modelling. Photography: Gary Heery Source: Sunday Style DAPH!
Some Like It Hot: Spicy Food Linked to Longer Life

Some Like It Hot: Spicy Food Linked to Longer Life

By Candy Sagon Your tongue is tingling, your face is flushed, your nose is dripping, your eyes are tearing — ah, the joys of eating hot, s...
Anti-Ageing

Anti-Ageing

Anti-ageing is not a state of mind, although a younger frame of mind helps stave off the years.
How Life Works

How Life Works

THE MYTH: success makes you happy. THE FACT: happiness makes you successful.
A village made just for people with Dementia

A village made just for people with Dementia

This Amazing Village Was Made Just For People With Dementia and Lets Them Live Normally And Safely In the town of Weesp, Netherlands, an en...
Strange home remedies

Strange home remedies

In times of pain and discomfort, painkillers and ointments are often the go-to option for most patients. 
World Diabetes Day

World Diabetes Day

World Diabetes Day (WDD) is held every year on November 14 to raise awareness of diabetes.
Australian men have third-highest life expectancy in the world

Australian men have third-highest life expectancy in the world

AUSTRALIAN men have the third-highest life expectancy in the world, while the nation’s women come sixth globally, according to the World H...
For Longevity, Laughter and a Good Night’s Rest

For Longevity, Laughter and a Good Night’s Rest

Renowned geriatrician Harvey Jay Cohen offers his top tips for aging well l Want to live a superlong life?
When visiting your dentist

When visiting your dentist

Bring Your Pill Bottles! There is an old Jewish blessing which says, “May you live to be 120.” This may actually be a realistic goal for...

Hearing health crisis

A lack of formal training for carers has created a hidden crisis in hearing health in Australia’s aged care system.
Health risks we’ll face if we work until 70

Health risks we’ll face if we work until 70

With the pension age set to rise to 70, there are things many of us need to consider if we want to finish our working life with our health...

No one wants to grow old

Amongst 50 something’s the term anti-ageing is becoming quite common. Everyone knows someone who is trying a new product or ancient remed...

New report shows cancer one of the leading causes of alcohol-related deaths

A new report showing that cancer was one of the leading causes of alcohol-related deaths in Australia should help raise public awareness of...

For almost 5 million Aussies it’s the drip that won’t go away

A condition that’s still too embarrassing to discuss A Newspoll survey1 conducted on behalf of HARTMANN, makers of MoliCare Mobile®, rev...

Men’s Health Week 9-15 June

Celebrating Your AchieveMENts Men’s Health Week is all about celebrating the many and wonderful contributions that boys and men bring to...

THE BITTER PILL OF THE RISING COSTS OF MEDICINE

ANALYSIS BY JOHN McNAMEE The other day we went into the chemist to buy some Glucosomine in the hope that its long repeated use would help e...