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Aussie Helpers provides hope to farming families doing it tough.

Battling dairy farmer gives thanks amid heartbreak

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It's tough on the land. But this deeply personal letter to farmer welfare charity Aussie Helpers reveals just how tough it is.

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1 day ago
(Kindness)

Discussion of the week

Lacking basic life skills, but whose fault is it?  Picture: Shutterstock.

Why are so many young people incompetent?

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Ever been frustrated by the Millennials in your life? You'll relate to this!

Community Ageing Relationships
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4 days ago
(Today)

Wise words

People with dementia among the 'loneliest' in the country

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People with dementia are among the loneliest in Australia, according to new research, and their carers also suffer many of the...

Dementia Carers Loneliness Alzheimers
Originally from abc.net.au
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About 1 year ago
(Kindness)

The 'terrorist' in Robin Williams' brain

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Robin Williams' widow Susan Schneider Williams has written about the worsening of the actor's dementia leading up to his death,...

Dementia Robin Williams Suicide
Originally from abc.net.au
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About 1 year ago
(Health & Beauty)

Some super-agers are immune to Alzheimer's symptoms

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Some super-agers are immune to the symptoms of Alzheimer’s despite having all the hallmarks of the disease, research shows.

Dementia Ageing Health
Originally from huffingtonpost.co.uk
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11 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

How my nanna's battle with Alzheimer's taught me to live

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I thought the gaps in her memory were just a regular sign of old age. But I soon learned the situation was much more serious.

Dementia Relationships Ageing Health
Originally from hellogiggles.com
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10 months ago
(Love & Relationships)

Dementia rates 'higher near busy roads'

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People who live near major roads have higher rates of dementia, research published in the Lancet suggests.

Dementia Ageing Health
Originally from bbc.com
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10 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Here's what you need to know to avoid dementia

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Here’s what the latest science suggests about what can - and can’t - prevent cognitive decline.

Dementia Ageing Health
Originally from time.com
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8 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Boosting protein intake for dementia patients

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New sausage gives elderly people with dementia the chance to enjoy weekly barbecue.

Dementia Food Ageing Health
Originally from abc.net.au
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7 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Elvis fan with dementia is proof that music heals

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Meet John O'Malley, the 'King' of Blacktown Hospital.

Dementia Music Ageing Health
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au
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7 months ago
(Health & Beauty)
Much-loved comedian Billy Connolly in the Comic Relief video.

Tears and cheers for brave, frail Billy Connolly

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Much-loved international funnyman Billy Connolly has put his own debilitating illness aside to raise money for dementia victims.

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7 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)

Dementia patients using robots, virtual reality to engage

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High-tech tools, like humanoid robots and virtual reality, are transforming the lives of people living in Australian dementia...

Dementia Ageing Technology
Originally from abc.net.au
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7 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Dementia and what you can do to cut your risk

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It's not surprising there's great interest in knowing what can be done to ward off this devastating illness.

Dementia Ageing Health
Originally from abc.net.au
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6 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Sir David Attenborough struggling with memory loss

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But he's still amazing, and a little forgetfulness is a normal part of aging

Dementia Mental Health Ageing Health
Originally from huffingtonpost.com
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4 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Tokyo restaurant employs waiters with dementia

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And you never know what you’re getting

Dementia Food Japan Health
Originally from boredpanda.com
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4 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Three tips to improve your um... er... memory

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Sorry, boss. I need another hour of sleep before I come to work.

Dementia Memory Health
Originally from huffingtonpost.com
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4 months ago
(Health & Beauty)

Children hold key to beating stigma of dementia

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Nearly half a million Australians are living with dementia, and over double that again care for someone with dementia.

Dementia Social Issues Health
Originally from abc.net.au
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About 1 month ago
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