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New test allows rapid COVID-19 diagnosis

New test allows rapid COVID-19 diagnosis

New eye-tracking technology aids in aged care quality assessment

New eye-tracking technology aids in aged care quality assessment

Intergenerational program aims to deliver benefits for the oldest and youngest generations

Intergenerational program aims to deliver benefits for the oldest and youngest generations

WHO urged to recognize airborne transmission of COVID-19

WHO urged to recognize airborne transmission of COVID-19

Pre-frailty occurs in 45% of 40-49 year old people, study finds

Pre-frailty occurs in 45% of 40-49 year old people, study finds

Australia's first coronavirus death puts country on alert

Australia's first coronavirus death puts country on alert

Brisbane’s grass pollen season the worst on record, says QUT professor

Brisbane’s grass pollen season the worst on record, says QUT professor

Survey highlights overuse of antibiotics in aged-care homes in Australia

Survey highlights overuse of antibiotics in aged-care homes in Australia

New program aims to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions for older adults

New program aims to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions for older adults

Newly developed model predicts salmonella outbreaks several months in advance

Newly developed model predicts salmonella outbreaks several months in advance

Nut consumption could be key to better cognitive health in older people

Nut consumption could be key to better cognitive health in older people

The term “elderly” must be avoided in medicine

The term “elderly” must be avoided in medicine

Violence, malnutrition and lack of care reported in huge numbers in Australia's aged care system

Violence, malnutrition and lack of care reported in huge numbers in Australia's aged care system

New guidelines to make swallowing safer for people in Australian nursing homes

New guidelines to make swallowing safer for people in Australian nursing homes

Poor blood oxygenation during sleep predicts chance of heart-related death

Poor blood oxygenation during sleep predicts chance of heart-related death

New medical program keeps elderly aged care residents out of hospital

New medical program keeps elderly aged care residents out of hospital

Study explores indoor thermal comfort of older people living in residential care homes

Study explores indoor thermal comfort of older people living in residential care homes

Combination of physical fitness and aortic stiffness explains rate of memory decline in older people

Combination of physical fitness and aortic stiffness explains rate of memory decline in older people

Dementia patients tend to wander and become lost

Dementia patients tend to wander and become lost

Study: Effective intervention can reduce medication overuse in aged care facilities

Study: Effective intervention can reduce medication overuse in aged care facilities