Older men who access a wide range of community care services are more likely to have better memory than those who access fewer services, research indicates.
Physiotherapists can play an important role in incontinence management and education.
A new Australian invention designed to help people with neuromuscular diseases is set to undergo clinical tests.
Local councils in Sydney and Brisbane have launched plans to make their neighbourhoods more accessible for the elderly and people with disability.
WA provider Bethanie says an individualised training program rolled out at its wellness centres will help motivate customers to achieve meaningful goals.
A World Health Organisation-developed online training program to support carers of people with dementia is being trialed for use in Australia.
Older Australians who hold religious beliefs are around 30 per cent more likely to take on a role as carer, often for a spouse or partner, a study has found.
Dementia rates are on the decline in Australia thanks to a shift towards healthier lifestyles, new research claims.
Researchers are working with Meals on Wheels to find ways of boosting the energy and protein intake of customers.
A purpose-built walkway is helping people with Parkinson’s stay on their feet.