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Tag: Australian Government Department of Health

The hard work’s paying off, health report shows

A new report shows locals are getting healthier. According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) as a nation we have gained 5 million years of healthy life by reducing our...

Aged care waitlist ‘cruel and senseless’: Claydon

A Newcastle MP has criticised the federal government’s handling of aged care after the total number of people on the waitlist for places was released to the Senate. The data revealed 2,673 Australians...

Support at hand for families of people suffering substance abuse

Supporting a loved one suffering from substance addiction can be one of the most challenging roles many face. Now, help is at hand, thanks to the expansion of an established program, initially...