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A new report suggests all major industries experienced an unprecedented rise in the number of shift workers working multiple jobs in 2023, including 7% of healthcare workers. Read More

Is There a Link Between Hearing Loss and Dementia?

In the last few years, there have been a number of researches that suggest that hearing loss may be linked to dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. So when managing your own health, or the health of a loved one, it’s important to take note of any hearing loss that may be developing. Approximately 3.5 million people... Read More
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A second chance at love after a brush with death

Married couple of 57 years, Carolyn and Graham Mesecke, no longer take a single day with each other for granted. Read More

Love is all around Carinity aged care homes

As the lyrics of some famous pop songs tell us, “Love is all around” – including in Carinity aged care communities. Read More

Forced apart by dementia: A love story for the ages

Forget the gimmicky cards and overpriced gifts, for childhood sweethearts Gay and Jimmy McNamara Valentine’s Day is all about being with the one you love for as long as you can. Read More

#WisdomWednesday

Wisdom Wednesday is about celebrating the experience and wisdom of our elders across the globe through storytelling. It's through these stories that we attempt to elevate their often unspoken worth and value of age unwittingly lost to peers and future generations. Do you have an elders story to share or are you an elder yourself that would like to be interviewed? Help us celebrate the lives of older Australians through Wisdom Wednesday, a weekly segment posted every Wednesday. Our older generation are by definition the most experienced members of our community, but as they age and transition into more passive, physically constrained roles in society, their importance often dwindles, particularly so as they enter long-term care.

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