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Short Term Restorative Care

Wellness, reablement and restorative approaches are emerging as powerful ways to help older people improve their function, independence and quality of life. In the 2015 Budget, the Australian Government announced the expansion of flexible aged care initiatives.
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6 tips to cater for healthy weight and wellbeing in older people

An apple a day keeps the doctor away—or so the saying goes—but the secret to maintaining the health and wellbeing of ageing Australians may not be as simple as the tried and tested diets for those in their 30s, 40s, or even 50s.
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Tips to living better with dementia in your family

As someone who has not only studied the group of diagnosis’ for dementia but also one who experiences the effects on a day to day basis in my personal life, I thought it time to produce a Vivir orange paper to share not only part of my story but also provide some hints on how to better manage living with those with dementia.
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Breakthrough vocal treatment: 3 practical strategies for success

Part of the Vivir Healthcare's ‘orange-paper’ series. Qingwen Loo is a speech pathologist specialising in aged care working with Vivir Healthcare. As part of her professional development with Vivir, Qingwen recently completed the LSVT LOUD online course. These are part of her learnings.
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Can Clinical Pilates benefit elderly Australians?

Part of the Vivir Healthcare's ‘orange-paper’ series. In the latest of Vivir’s orange paper series, Alyssa Borga, a physiotherapist specialising in aged care working with Vivir Healthcare, has recently completed the DMA Pilates Level 1 course as part of her professional development. These are part of her learnings.
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