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“Benzos” Linked to a 41% Increased Mortality Risk in Alzheimer’s Disease

Benzodiazepines or “Benzos” are a group of drugs called minor tranquillisers. These drugs are prescribed by a doctor to help people with anxiety or sleep problems. This class of drug is often prescribed to people with Alzheimer’s disease, however, a new study suggests that such drugs may increase the risk of death. A new study... Read More

Boy stranded on grandparents farm due to border closures finally reunited with parents

A three-year-old boy who has spent the last 8 weeks stranded at his grandparent’s rural cattle station will finally return home to Queensland to be with his parents, after being granted an exemption to border closure rules. Read More

‘Dehumanising’ and ‘a nightmare’: why disability groups want NDIS independent assessments scrapped

The government says this new approach is aimed at making the NDIS fairer. But many people with disability think it is about cost-cutting. They also say an independent assessment is a “nightmare” process that doesn’t produce an accurate picture of people’s lives. Read More