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Elderly Depression
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Elderly Depression

Elderly depression, also known as geriatric depression is a condition that is affecting millions of senior citizens across the world. Here in Australia, statistics show that the condition has risen tremendously over the last few years. In fact, 2017 research by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)shows that 1 in 7 people aged...

What is dementia?
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What is dementia?

Dementia is not a specific disease but a general term used to describe a wide range of symptoms of memory loss. In most cases, it caused by damages of diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia is a condition caused by the degeneration of brain cells or what’s referred to as neuro-degeneration. It affects the health...

Diabetes: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
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Diabetes: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

There are a number of factors that increase the risks of developing diabetes. However, it is important to mention that the cause of diabetes remains unknown. But lifestyles are one of the biggest risk factors.

Retirement Living
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Retirement Living

As we get older, a lot of changes happens in our lives. One of them is our lifestyle. We no longer have the youthful energy and things like constant maintenance of our homes becomes much like hard work.

First Aid Tips
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First Aid Tips

Knowing how to perform first aid can help a lot, especially with life-threatening conditions. There are situations where first aid means life and death.

Chronic Depression
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Chronic Depression

Commonly referred to as dysthymia, chronic depression is the persistence of depressive symptoms for a long period. It may be for some years, but a minimum of two years.

Addiction
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Addiction

There are many forms of addictions ranging from substance abuse, porn, gambling, sex, work, electronic gadgets amongst others. What’s worrying is that the problem of addiction in Australia is on the rise.

Common Types of Sleep Disorders
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Common Types of Sleep Disorders

In Australia, it is estimated that more 9% of the adult population is suffering from sleep disorders. That is how prevalent these conditions are. But it is important to note that there are various types of sleep disorders. Each one is different and may have varying symptoms. Here are the common sleep disorders in Australia:...

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