National Stroke Week – 8th – 14th August 2022


During National Stoke Week 2022, the Stroke Foundation is urging Australians to ‘Think F.A.S.T., act FAST’. A stroke is always a medical emergency. The longer a stroke remains untreated, the greater the chance of stroke-related brain damage. For more information, click here

National Stroke Week – 8th – 14th August 20222022-08-09T03:31:19+00:00

Suicide prevention for boys and men


Boys and men are three times as likely to die by suicide in Australia than girls and women. Suicide is the leading cause of death in Australian males aged 15-49. Seventy-five per cent of all suicides in Australia are by boys and men, says Professor Jane Pirkis from the University [...]

Suicide prevention for boys and men2022-08-09T03:29:39+00:00

Specialist Physician in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine – Dr Aaron Oh


Dr Oh graduated from the University of Adelaide, and completed his Respiratory training at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, where he was also the Chief Medical Resident. He went on to complete his Sleep fellowship at the Australian Institute of Sleep Health (AISH). His interests include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [...]

Specialist Physician in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine – Dr Aaron Oh2022-07-08T08:44:18+00:00

COVID19 Update


Variants According to SA Health on June 30th 2022, the latest genome sampling from 1 to 21 June has found 74.6% of samples taken were the BA.2 variant of COVID19. Vaccination update 95.9% of eligible South Australians aged 12+ have received their first dose of the vaccine 93.9% have received [...]

COVID19 Update2022-07-08T08:42:41+00:00

National Diabetes Week July 2022


National Diabetes Week runs from 10th – 16th July 2022. This year the campaign focuses on the fact that research conducted by the Australian Centre for Behavioural Research found that four out of five people living with diabetes have experienced stigma at some point. Both people with Type 1 and [...]

National Diabetes Week July 20222022-07-08T08:44:22+00:00

Go Dry in July!


Go Dry in July! Dry July is a fundraising campaign aimed at challenging social drinkers to change their habits for a month and make some healthy lifestyle changes. People are encouraged to drink responsibly and stick to the recommended daily guidelines for the remainder of the year. The health benefits [...]

Go Dry in July!2022-07-08T08:42:51+00:00
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