Friday, September 17, 2021

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Health tips that go a long way

In 2020 many of us started paying a lot more attention to washing our hands, staying home, and practising safe physical distancing to avoid...

World-first trial for treatment of conjunctivitis

Cold and flu season is in full swing, and along with the usual coughs and sneezes, a lesser-known side effect of the flu is a viral strain of conjunctivitis.

Chronic disease sufferers need support

Chronic illnesses or diseases are conditions that last for longer than three months. In many cases they last for many years or a lifetime.

Police renew call to dob in dealers

Police across NSW are asking people to report anyone in their community who they think may be dealing drugs

Commission spotlights predatory and deceptive practices

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders have been targeted or ignored by financial services.

Strategic plan – excellence in health and healthcare for all

The Sydney Local Health District (SLHD), which provides hospital, health services and support services to the central Sydney district, has released a strategic plan and vision looking forward to 2022

Barriers to effective human service provision

Multiple residents spoke about a perceived lack of empathy or humanity from providers when trying to access services.

Sydney Local Health District celebrates inclusion to improve health disadvantages – but there’s more work to do

To take a holistic approach to health and wellbeing becomes a very complicated process.

Rally for refugees unites community organisations

Hundreds of members of the Sydney public gathered on Palm Sunday to protest the indefinite detention of over 1,500 refugees.