News - seniors

Fri 18 Jan 2019

Fearless, fabulous stars of the screen

Fearless, fabulous stars of the screen

YOU don't expect to become a movie star when you hit your 70s but that's just what's happened to a group of nine amazing people from the Byron-Tweed region.

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Out of reach: Hide your medicines from the grandkids

Out of reach: Hide your medicines from the grandkids

HAVE you got the grandchildren coming to visit this summer? Then it’s time to check the medicine cabinet is secured from small hands.

Animals try to cool down as heatwave fires up

Animals try to cool down as heatwave fires up

WATERWAYS have quickly become a mecca of salvation as temperatures continue to soar across the country. And not just for those who walk on two-feet.

Hey baby ! Lay off the booze

Hey baby ! Lay off the booze

DRINKING at risky levels is on the rise among older Australians which isn't good health news.

Government to help seniors live at home longer

Government to help seniors live at home longer

THE Australian Government is helping seniors stay in their home for longer after announcing a $15 million boost to support independent living.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Magic mushrooms set to help end of life patients

Magic mushrooms set to help end of life patients

MAGIC mushrooms could soon move into the palliative care wing of hospitals with a new study set to monitor the effect of the drug during end of life care.

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