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Over 50s vaccination rollout ramps up

The rollout of COVID-19 vaccine doses for people aged over 50 will be fast-tracked next month as National Cabinet works to reset...

Volunteers needed for lower back pain study

A new University of Sydney study is set to examine whether post-treatment exercise helps to improve long-term outcomes of people with lower...

Trial to study health benefits of bringing young and old together

In an Australian first, scientists will begin a pilot trial bringing together older adults and pre-schoolers to assess the mutual health benefits of...

Flu tracking system captures COVID-19 impact

One of the largest crowd-sourced public health surveillance systems in the world, known for detecting the spread of influenza, has revealed how...

Empowering older Australians in cancer treatment decisions

A new resource is empowering older Australians living with cancer to discuss and prioritise their needs when making decisions about treatment and...

Your top 3 COVID-19 vaccine questions answered

Australia's Acting Chief Medical Officer, Professor Michael Kidd answers the top 3 questions you’ve been asking about the COVID-19 vaccine:

Promising exercise program targets Parkinson’s Disease

A research study at Western Australia's Hollywood Private Hospital will investigate the impact of a targeted exercise program on patients with Parkinson’s...

Over 65’s nation’s ‘most willing’ to get COVID-19 vaccine jab

Australians aged over 65 are the most willing to be vaccinated against COVID-19, while young women are the most reluctant group in...

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Grandmother’s horrific bruising after AstraZenaca jab

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Have you seen Robert?

Police are re-appealing for public assistance in their search for a 78-year-old man missing from Sydney’s east. Police say...

Sydney stroke survivor wins national award

A Picnic Point man has been recognised at the Stroke Foundation's 2021 national Stroke Awards for his tireless dedication to raising awareness of stroke...
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