Category: Getting Older
  • Getting Older | Aug 23 2017

    How to Get Over Guilty Feelings for Placing a Parent in a Nursing Home

    HelloCare Mail

    Humans are compassionate, caring and empathetic beings by nature. That’s why you may feel guilty when placing a parent...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 23 2017

    R U Ok? Day: Showing Care to Older Australians

    RetireAustralia

    Held annually on 14th September since its foundation in 2009, R U OK? Day is a national day of...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 22 2017

    Psychology Explains Why Some Older People Worry So Much

    HelloCare Mail

    Have you ever caught yourself in a worry spiral? It’s different to regular worrying. Regular worrying is being concerned...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 18 2017

    Life-Long Volunteer Finally Puts Her Feet Up in Cairns

    Tracey Silvester

    A Queensland for all ages is the theme for this year’s Senior’s Week, and Lesley Kerr is a prime...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 11 2017

    The Invisibility of Older People – Open Letter to David Jones

    Anne Ring

    Dear David Jones, It is time to join the 21st century. That’s the century where longevity is king, and –...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 8 2017

    Australians are Not Dying The Way They Want To: Let’s Talk About It?

    HelloCare Mail

    Today is National Dying to Know day. It sounds dark and morbid, and though some aspects of relating to...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 3 2017

    Ending Loneliness for the Elderly: What Does it Feel Like to be Alone?

    HelloCare Mail

    Loneliness isn’t about physically being alone. You can be just as lonely in a room full of people as being...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 2 2017

    High-Rises and Hotels: The Future of Aged Care Design?

    HelloCare Mail

    When most people think of aged care – whether it be for themselves or for loved ones – many...

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  • Getting Older | Aug 1 2017

    A Mid-Life Sea Change: How Karen found Calling in Aged Care

    Tracey Silvester

    Aged care worker, Karen Gerrard is set to make a difference in the Cairns community after a mid-life career...

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  • Getting Older | Jul 28 2017

    Vision and Hearing: Managing Age-Related Losses

    Anne Ring

    Currently, I’m at that stage in editing my book about ageing where I’m reviewing what I wrote about managing...

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