Epilepsy affects over 250,000 Australians. Despite being the fourth most common brain disorder, there’s a lot that’s misunderstood about the disease. Read more » Understanding epilepsy and who it can affect
With medicine and technology creating new frontiers together, there are many new terms being bandied about. One such trend is telehealth. Read more » What is telehealth, and how does it benefit Australians?
Technology is found in every aspect of our lives, even medically. What are some of the main ways that it can be a benefit for our health care? Read more » 3 types of health technology making people’s lives better
Lone workers face an increased level of risk within their jobs. What are some of the best ways to minimise this, and provide a network of support? Read more » Aiding lone workers safety
Cognitive disabilities affect 3 per cent of Australians and can greatly impact daily life. So what are they? And how can intellectual impairments be diagnosed? Read more » What are cognitive disabilities?
Chronic conditions impact one in two Australians. Knowing the risk factors, and how to provide support to loved ones managing chronic diseases, is important. Read more » Managing chronic disease in Australia
Integrated care is a system that is being trialed around the world. What is it? And how will it help you and the people you care about? Read more » What is integrated care?
Healthcare has always depended on personal data for diagnosis and treatment. Now, data lets healthcare practitioners take a proactive approach. Read more » Can data mining be a positive force for healthcare?
With so many things to manage, life for a carer and their loved ones can be difficult. Simplify care and encourage independence with smart home technology. Read more » How smart technologies can assist carers and their loved ones
Assistive technology is an innovative system of devices that can improve the daily lives of people living with a disability. The NDIS can help to prescribe these. Read more » Prescribing assistive technology in the NDIS