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17 January 2021

Alzheimer’s breakthrough? Not yet, but new drug strips plaque and slows mental decline - The New Daily 16 January 2021.

 

 

 

15 January 2021

Self-Care Matters Aged Care - Palliative Care Australia 14 January 2021.

 

Clinical trial finds vitamin D does not ward off colds and flu - QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute 14 January 2021.

 

Foods high in vitamin D - Health Direct, December 2018.

 

Update from Aged Care Royal Commission on cyber security incident - Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety 14 January 2021.

 

Paying for residential aged care – here’s what you need to know - National Seniors Australia 14 January 2021.

 

 

 

13 January 2021

Investing in our biggest industry would boost jobs and productivity - The Age 12 January 2021.

 

Older people deciding not to have pets as challenges and concerns outweigh benefits - ABC News 13 January 2021.

 

The power of co-location is shaping seniors living design - Australian Ageing Agenda 10 December 2020.

 

Dental expert tells what happens to our teeth as we age - Your Life Choices 13 January 2021.

 

Unhealthy foods can cancel cognitive benefits of a healthy diet - Your Life Choices 13 January 2021.

 

Australia's oldest person Dexter Kruger celebrates 111th birthday in Roma - ABC News 13 January 2021.

 

Inflammatory bowel disease may be linked to increased risk of dementia - Your Life Choices 12 January 2021.

 

 

 

12 January 2021

Orange capsicums help combat blindness but you won't find them easily in shops - ABC News 12 January 2021.

 

Research Says Alzheimer's Is Actually 3 Distinct Disease Subtypes - Science Alert 11 January 2021.

 

 

 

11 January 2021

Young and old to benefit from new childcare centre at Merbein aged care home - ABC News 10 January 2021.

 

 

 

10 January 2021

Aged care mogul once pleaded guilty to deception charges - The Age 9 January 2021.

 

Genome editing technique “rescues” mice from accelerated aging disorder: study - Vanderbilt University 6 January 2021.

 

A healthy heart may help delay or prevent dementia - University of Oxford 5 January 2021.

 

Ken Hutt to make Mount Everest paraglide attempt to raise money for polio awareness - ABC News 10 January 2021.

 

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip receive COVID-19 vaccines as UK records 80,000 coronavirus deaths - ABC News 10 January 2021.

 

MRI frequently underestimates tumor size in prostate cancer - UCLA 7 January 2021.

 

Study of More Than 1 Million People Finds Intriguing Link Between Iron Levels And Lifespan - Science Alert 31 December 2020.

 

Researchers identify a possible new target for treatment of hypertension - King's College London January 2021.

 

 

 

8 January 2021

Study: Memory deficits resulting from epigenetic changes in Alzheimer’s disease can be reversed - University of Buffalo 9 December 2021.

 

Risk Factors Associated With All-Cause 30-Day Mortality in Nursing Home Residents With COVID-19 - JAMA 4 January 2021.

 

 

 

7 January 2021

Aged care industry calls for mandatory vaccination of staff - The Age 6 January 2021.

 

Provider reskills older workers for jobs in home care - Community Care Review 10 November 2020.

 

Is your loved one in aged care during the coronavirus pandemic? Here are seven ideas to make things easier if lockdown strikes again - ABC News 7 January 2021.

 

Public holiday reporting and payment dates [Services Australia] - Services Australia 4 January 2021.

 

Latest updates for [Robodebt] Income Compliance Program class action members - Services Australia 23 December 2020.

 

Changes to Hippocampus Key in Alzheimer’s Disease - UNSW 6 January 2021.

 

High levels of dementia found in the Torres Strait - James Cook University 22 December 2020.

 

Did you know there are different ways to claim Age Pension? - Services Australia 4 January 2021.

 

[Services Australia] News for older Australians - Services Australia, January 2021.

 

90-year-old couple assaulted in aggravated home invasion in South Lake, south of Perth - ABC News 6 January 2021.

 

 

 

6 January 2021

Middle-aged Australians struggle to claw back their careers after COVID-19 - ABC News 6 January 2021.

 

5 questions to ask your doctor or other healthcare provider before you get any test, treatment, or procedure - Choosing Wisely Australia, January 2021.

 

Why Do Older People Heal More Slowly? - University of Pittsburgh 24 November 2020.

 

Smart sensors make homes safer for older Australians - CSIRO 10 November 2020.

 

 

 

5 January 2021

Government research shows older Aussies more reliant on JobSeeker supplements - Your Life Choices 4 January 2021.

 

Does air pollution increase women’s risk of dementia? Study finds high levels associated with brain shrinkage - University of Southern California 18 November 2020.

 

New research questions myth of the elderly widower: of course grandpa cooks - University of Copenhagen 7 December 2020.

 

Older Adults Share Fewer Memories as They Age - University of Arizona 29 June 2020.

 

Is 70 Really the New 60? - Scientific American, January 2021.

 

How to be kinder to yourself in difficult times - Your Life Choices 4 January 2021.

 

A surgeon’s birthday may be a dicey day for older patients - UCLA 10 December 2020.

 

 

 

4 January 2021

Ask the Expert: How our spending habits affect the age pension - The New Daily 3 January 2021.

 

Positive mood in older adults suggests better brain function - National Institute on Aging 17 December 2020.

 

 

 

3 January 2021

Aged-care mogul facing legal action lists Toorak mansion, leaves for Greece - The Age 2 January 2021.

 

St Basil's and Epping Gardens review 'not independent', say experts, families - The Age 1 January 2021.

 

South Korea's 96-year-old pianist hopes to keep playing - BBC News 2 January 2021.

 

Information campaign to help older people keep well this [UK] winter - University of Manchester 2 December 2020.

 

 

 

2 January 2021

A passion for social justice, education unites 2021's state and territory Senior Australians of the Year - ABC News 2 January 2021.

 

Older Australians pessimistic about employment prospects - Your Life Choices 1 January 2021.

 

Older Persons Advocacy and Legal Service - OPALS website 31 December 2020.

 

No more retiree tax: Anthony Albanese dumps franking credits policy - The Age 1 January 2021.

 

Testing memory over four weeks could predict Alzheimer's disease risk - University of Bristol 10 December 2020.

 

 

 

31 December 2020

Six changes you should make to lift your lifestyle in retirement - Money 23 October 2020.

 

Major new [UK] report to reveal unfairness and myths for older people who fund their own social care - University of Birmingham 16 December 2020.

 

Women urged to attend delayed cervical screenings - King's College London 1 December 2020.

 

Free collection of Age and Ageing papers for the BGS Autumn Meeting 2020 - British Geriatrics Society24 November 2020.

 

Rugby league legend presented portrait honouring life’s legacy - Anglicare Southern Queensland 30 December 2020.

 

Repetition [with Alzheimer's ] - Alzheimer's Association 30 December 2020.

 

Memorable music could reduce anxiety amongst elderly during Covid vaccinations, says researcher - Birmingham City University 17 December 2020.

 

 

 

30 December 2020

Push for Medicare-style dental scheme for older Australians - Your Life Choices 30 December 2020.

 

4 Paws Animal Rescue finds elderly pets new permanent homes after owners die, go into care - ABC News 30 December 2020.

 

 

 

29 December 2020

New mammogram measures of breast cancer risk could revolutionise screening - University of Melbourne 23 December 2020.

 

Curtin Alzheimer’s research project awarded NHMRC funding - Curtin University 15 December 2020.

 

 

 

28 December 2020

Who cares for care workers? - University of Sydney 16 December 2020.

 

3 in 4 NSW Voters Back Victorian Style Euthanasia Laws, Including 76% of Coalition Voters - The Australia Institute 27 December 2020.

 

The impact of smoking and obesity on disability-free life expectancy in older Australians - CEPAR 15 December 2020.

 

Age-Dependent Risk Aversion: Re-Evaluating Fiscal Policy Impact of Population Ageing - TTPI 14 December 2020.

 

Staff perceptions of caring for people exhibiting behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia in residential aged care: A cross‐sectional survey - Australasian Journal on ageing 15 October 2020.

 

 

 

27 December 2020

United Nations declares 2021 – 30 the Decade of Healthy Ageing - Murdoch University 15 December 2020.

 

Exercise for low back pain beneficial but no one agrees on why - UNSW17 December 2020.

 

Google-glass-like electrical stimulator to zap Alzheimer’s Disease - University of Otago 22 December 2020.

 

 

 

26 December 2020

Monitoring Patients Remotely Leads to a Fourfold Decline in Returns to Hospital After Joint Replacements - Penn Medicine 21 December 2020.

 

Curious Kids: why do older adults get shorter? - The Conversation 12 November 2020.

 

Protein involved in removing Alzheimer’s buildup linked to circadian rhythm - Washington University in St. Louis 16 December 2020.

 

How to Sleep With Back Pain - Mattress Clarity USA 16 October 2020.

 

Coronavirus doctor's diary: 'We turned 90, moved in together - then got the vaccine' - BBC News 25 December 2020.

 

 

 

24 December 2020

Support for senior Australians during the holiday season - Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care Services 24 December 2020.

 

Family and domestic violence - Services Australia, December 2020.

 

Coronavirus-infected Sydney nurse linked to Avalon cluster not returning overseas travellers - ABC News 24 December 2020.

 

Concession and health care cards - Services Australia, December 2020.

 

Energy rebates for eligible Queensland residents - Services Australia 17 December 2020.

 

Rewiring stroke survivors brains could alleviate depression - University of South Australia 14 December 2020.

 

COTA Connects Victoria - COTA Victoria 16 December 2020.

 

 

 

23 December 2020

Almost 40 per cent of residents in aged care facilities have been abused, data released by royal commission shows - ABC News 22 December 2020.

 

Report into Victoria's two deadliest coronavirus aged care outbreaks 'didn't go far enough', Health Minister Martin Foley says - ABC News 22 December 2020.

 

Steps I can take for others [to reduce an older person’s vulnerability to abuse] - Compass, December 2020.

 

Neil Samuel recognised as first recipient of a Dementia Australia Honour - Dementia Australia 23 December 2020.

 

Older adults at increasing risk of sexually transmitted diseases - Your Life Choices 22 December 2020.

 

Investing in a frontline response to elder abuse - University of Queensland 23 December 2020.

 

Big buttons, good value: Five best phones for seniors - Money 18 December 2020.

 

Latest news for veterans - Department of Veteran's Affairs 22 December 2020.

 

 

 

22 December 2020

Steps I can take for me [to prevent elder abuse] - Compass, December 2020.

 

Aged Care Quality Bulletin #24, December 2020 - Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission, December 2020.

 

‘We must not forget them’: Aged-care staff traumatised by Victorian coronavirus outbreaks - The New Daily 22 December 2020.

 

Victoria's deadliest aged care coronavirus outbreaks faced poor infection control and 'severely depleted staff', review finds - ABC News 21 December 2020.

 

Two out of every five people in Australian aged care homes experience abuse, research finds - SBS News 21 December 2020.

 

Abuse, neglect and violence: report lays bare misery in some Victorian group homes - The Age 21 December 2020.

 

Experimental estimates of the prevalence of elder abuse in Australian aged care facilities - Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety 21 December 2020.

 

Choosing Wisely Update - December 2020 - Choosing Wisely Australia, December 2020.

 

Dementia and psychotropic medicines - NPS Medicinewise, December 2020.

 

The Essential Guide to Testicular Cancer [free book download] - need2know, December 2020.

 

How To Sleep With Hip Pain - Mattress Clarity, North Carolina USA 30 November 2020.

 

 

 

20 December 2020

Palliative care at home now available to Melbourne customers - Bupa 19 December 2020.

 

Homecare workers [in NZ] strike for more leave and cultural understanding - RNZ 18 December 2020.

 

Virtual reality opera debuts in Melbourne nursing home as part of dementia care trial - ABC News 20 December 2020.

 

What people with disability told us about their experiences of disasters and emergencies - University of Sydney 3 December 2020.

 

 

 

19 December 2020

The Decade of Healthy Ageing: a new UN-wide initiative - World Health Organization 14 December 2020.

 

Aged care elevated to top levels of Federal Government following deadly pandemic, scathing reviews - ABC News 18 December 2020.

 

Aged care elevated to top levels of federal government following deadly pandemic - The New Daily 18 December 2020.

 

Dennis Atkins: All politicians lie, but Scott Morrison’s untruths transcend the usual - The New Daily 19 December 2020.

 

5 tips to help you avoid a [Centerlink] debt - Services Australia 14 December 2020.

 

Have we [Centerlink] asked you for documents recently? - Services Australia 14 December 2020.

 

Recovery Plan grants to strengthen connectivity to community for WA seniors - Government of Western Australia 18 December 2020.

 

Coroner says aged care home and ambulance have resolved issues since death of Barbara Francis - ABC News 18 December 2020.

 

Apathy could predict onset of dementia years before other symptoms - University of Cambridge 15 December 2020.

 

Online thieves are targeting elderly Australians more than ever - Your Life Choices 18 December 2020.

 

Novel form of Alzheimer’s protein found in spinal fluid indicates stage of the disease - Washington University in St Louis 7 December 2020.

 

 

 

18 December 2020

Help the elderly to decide their own futures by giving back control - The Sydney Morning Herald 18 December 2020.

 

Exercise for low back pain beneficial but no one agrees on why - UNSW 17 December 2020.

 

Aldi, Coles, or Woolies? The best value supermarkets for festive season shopping - The New Daily 18 December 2020.

 

 

17 December 2020

Financial and organisational help for [Queensland] seniors and carers - Queensland Government 15 December 2020.

 

Record [Federal] investment in home care packages continues - Prime Minister of Australia 16 December 2020.

 

Aged care: why medication reviews are not popular in nursing homes - CPSA 16 December 2020.

 

Finance broker charged over alleged attempted $21 million NAB fraud - The Sydney Morning Herald 17 December 2020.

 

Meaningful activity, social connection lacking for CHSP recipients - CommunityCare Review 8 December 2020.

 

‘Too long’: Families kept in dark amid COVID aged care report delays - The New Daily 16 December 2020.

 

Tech trends in 2021 for aged care and disability - Community Care Review 10 December 2020.

 

 

 

16 December 2020

Does Centrelink terrorise pensioners? - CPSA 16 December 2020.

 

Residential Aged Care Quality Indicators—July to September 2020 - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 15December 2020.

 

Cashless Welfare Card for Cape York Age Pensioners voted through - CPSA 16 December 2020.

 

Cashless Debit Card having no impact on problem gambling, substance abuse, or poor nutrition: study - University of South Australia 16 November 2020.

 

Guide supports providers respond to sexual assault - Australian Ageing Agenda 15 December 2020.

 

The Advocate November/December 2020 - ADA Australia, December 2020.

 

 

 

15 December 2020

The government needs to stop illegal detention of older people - The Age 13 December 2020.

 

Why our Age Pension costs are among the lowest in the OECD - Your Life Choices 14 December 2020.

 

Some postmenopausal women with breast cancer may forgo chemotherapy, Emory researcher says - Emory University 9 December 2020.

 

 

 

14 December 2020

The right to visit [aged care residents] - COTA Australia, December 2020.

 

Healthcare workers warn of hidden 'third wave' as mental illness cases set to soar before Christmas - The Age 13 December 2020.

 

'Look out for grandparents': Older men and younger non-English speakers driving record drownings - The Age 13 December 2020.

 

 

 

13 December 2020

ACU and Metro North partner for Pulmonary Rehab pilot program - Australian Catholic University 3 December 2020.

 

Reports 'demonic' robo-debt algorithms are now targeting pensioners - Your Life Choices 9 December 2020.

 

Age Pension valuable to even 'wealthy' retirees, says expert - Your Life Choices9 December 2020.

 

Exercise found to reduce menopausal symptoms in cancer survivors - University of Queensland 26 November 2020.

 

 

 

12 December 2020

How much money do you really need at retirement? Probably more than you think - The New Daily 11 December 2020.

 

The six fundamentals of super: how to maximise your nest egg - CHOICE 14 July 2020.

 

Peaks welcome allied health funding - Austrlaian Ageing Agenda 10 December 2020.

 

Early, late stages of degenerative diseases are distinct - Rice University 23 Novemberr 2020.

 

 

 

11 December 2020

Is it still OK for aged care facilities to restrict visitors because of the COVID-19 pandemic while the rest of Australia opens up? - ABC News 11 December 2020.

 

Home ownership and super are far more entwined than you might think - The Conversation 11 December 2020.

 

Meaningful activity, social connection lacking for CHSP recipients - Community Care Review 8 December 2020.

 

Elderly Australians are dying while waiting to receive government help - The Sydney Morning Herald 10 December 2020.

 

Is the 60-Year Curriculum the Future of Learning? - Next Avenue 3 December 2020.

 

New ‘how-to’ manual for clinical care in the home - Community Care review 8 December 2020.

 

 

 

10 December 2020

Govt rejects financial transparency bill - Australian Ageing Agenda 8 December 2020.

 

New outbreak management guide for aged care providers - Aged Care Guide 4 December 2020.

 

SAHMRI blood test for autophagy to guide healthy ageing - SAHMRI 2 December 2020.

 

Chatbot may detect early dementia in time for intervention - QUT 4 December 2020.

 

Regional NSW funeral directors thumb their noses at new regulations - CPSA 9 December 2020.

 

 

 

9 December 2020

British grandmother becomes world's first to receive Pfizer coronavirus vaccine outside trial - SBS News 8 December 2020.

 

 

 

8 December 2020

What are the options when facing unemployment later in life? - Your Life Choices 7 December 2020.

 

 

 

7 December 2020

COTA News NSW - COTA NSW, December 2020.

 

Alzheimer’s patients wanted for drug trial that offers hope for improving symptoms - Inside Ageing 4 December 2020.

 

Cellular ageing: turning back the clock restores vision in mice - Nature 2 December 2020.

 

Time to prepare your aged care facility for bushfire season - Inside Ageing 3 December 2020.

 

 

 

6 December 2020

Nurses turn their back on aged care as pressures mount - HelloCare 25 November 2020.

 

The three retirement pillars: How the experts are grappling with the retirement income review - The Sydney Morning Herald 5 December 2020.

 

The three retirement pillars: How the experts are grappling with the retirement income review - The Age 5 December 2020.

 

4 things to think about before starting your Advance Care Plan - Violet, December 2020.

 

Drug reverses age-related mental decline within days - University of California 3 December 2020.

 

 

 

4 December 2020

Report calls for $1 billion ‘rescue fund’ to lift quality - Australian Ageing Agenda 3 December 2020.

 

Joyful moments as UK Care home residents get to hug relatives for the first time in months - SBS News 3 December 2020.

 

Retirement system goes backwards - National Seniors Australia 3 December 2020.

 

Colon cancer screening age drops to 45 - Stanford Medicine 13 November 2020.

 

RC’s primary care model hinders continuity of care, doctors say - Australian AgeingAgenda 3 December 2020.

 

 

 

3 December 2020

Carers National News - Carers Australia 3 December 2020.

 

Consumer directed care failing older rural residents - Community Care Review 25 November 2020.

 

Study identifies countries and states with greatest age biases - Michigan University 30 November 2020.

 

Providers lag on uptake of smart home technology - Community Care Review 2 December 2020.

 

AI Model Uses Retinal Scans to Predict Alzheimer’s Disease - Duke University 30 November 2020.

 

Speaking to a robot could flag early warning signs of dementia - Brisbane Times 2 December 2020.

 

Warrigal acquires two facilities in Canberra - Australian Ageing Agenda 30 November 2020.

 

 

 

2 December 2020

3 ways to transform our ‘Soviet-style’ aged-care mess into a system that puts older Australians first - The Conversation 29 December 2020.

 

High blood pressure before the age of 50 is dangerous later in life - Your Life Choices 2 December 2020.

 

My aged care region - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2 December 2020.

 

Beyond ideology: rent subsidies inadequate - CPSA 2 December 2020.

 

Doctor seen comforting distraught elderly coronavirus patient in viral photo speaks out - 1 December 2020.

 

 

 

1 December 2020

Aged Care Quality Bulletin #23 - Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission, November 2020.

 

‘Dire straits’: Older single women without children more likely to enter financial hardship - The New Daily 30 November 2020.

 

Old and young, Chinese vent anger at move to raise retirement age - Al Jazeera 30 November 2020.

 

 

 

30 November 2020

Woman dead, man hospitalised after fire at home in Kambah, in Canberra's south - ABC News 30 November 2020.

 

December Centrelink changes to affect half a million - Your Life Choices 30 November 2020.

 

Cancer patients want end-of-life discussion to plan care - Advanced Care Planning Australia 30 November 2020.

 

Located: Missing 80-year-old woman, Woodridge - Queensland Police 30 November 2020.

 

Share your real-time location with others – or others with you [on Android] - Google Maps, June 2019.

 

Set up and use [Apple] Find My Friends - Apple, July 2019.

 

 

29 November 2020

For Loved Ones in Long-term Care, Phoning Speaks Volumes - Yale 20 November 2020.

 

Urgent research into how ageing immune system responds to Covid-19 needed - University of Surrey 10 November 2020.

 

 

28 November 2020

Being good at your job won’t stop age discrimination - The Conversation 27 November 2020.

 

More to do to improve aged care’s digital footprint - Australian Ageing Agenda 26 November 2020.

 

 

27 November 2020

'Dangerous' weekend heatwave to bring sweltering temperatures to Sydney - The Sydney Morning Herald 26 November 2020.

 

E-bike subscriptions – cycling without ownership - National Seniors Australia 26 November 2020.

 

Machine Learning Predicts Onset of Dementia - UNSW 24 November 2020.

 

Why we should prioritise older people when we get a COVID vaccine - RMIT University 19 November 2020.

 

Hearing loss treatment crowned winner of 2020 Curtinnovation Awards - Curtin University 20 November 2020.

 

Winners and losers in retirement - National Seniors Australia 26 November 2020.

 

 

26 November 2020

Consumer directed care failing older rural residents - Community Care Review 25 November 2020.

 

Are you planning to claim Age Pension? - Services Australia 23 November 2020.

 

Volunteers Represent the Unsung Heroes of Their Community - Aged Care Online 25 November 2020.

 

There’s a change to Centrelink and aged care nominee arrangements - Services Australia 13 November 2020.

 

We’re here to help if you’re affected by family and domestic violence - Services Australia 24 November 2020.

 

Dementia design focus needed - Inside Ageing 24 November 2020.

 

Study finds missing link in HCP services - Community Care Review 25 November 2020.

 

ASIC accused of acting too slowly after Sterling First retiree housing group collapses - ABC News 25 November 2020.

 

Uniting NSW.ACT Teams Up with Swift to Install Innovative Technology in 1,986 Aged Care Rooms - Aged Care Online 23 November 2020.

 

South Korean computer 'geek' bailed over alleged $360,000 theft from elderly Canberra woman - ABC News 25 November 2020.

 

 

 

25 November 2020

Retirement Income Review: Don't hold your breath while you wait for change - The Sydney Morning Herald 24 November 2020.

 

Cashless Welfare Card: Here are the facts - CPSA 25 November 2020.

 

COTA Connects [Victoria] - COTA Victoria 24 November 2020.

 

Meat-free diets linked with greater risk of breaking bones - New Scientist 23 November 2020.

 

Study finds Government-run aged care averages better on quality indicators - Aged Care Guide 18 November 2020.

 

Stamp duty or property tax, you choose - CPSA 25 November 2020.

 

Age-related macular degeneration: Early detection and timely treatment may help preserve vision - Harvard Health Publishing 24 November 2020.

 

Questions to ask before buying into a village - Aged Care Guide, November 2020.

 

 

24 November 2020

Newsletter - Issue 5 - Spring 2020 - Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety 23 November 2020.

 

China to introduce new policies to tackle ageing population - Al Jazeera 23 November 2020.

 

Guarantee for better eldercare [in China] - China Daily 24 November 2020.

 

It's a hard choice to make for elderly people [in China] - China Daily 24 November 2020.

 

Money Hub - National Seniors Australia 24 November 2020.

 

 

23 November 2020

From aged care crisis to healthy ageing community - InSight+ 16 November 2020.

 

Virtual reality improves residents’ moods - Australian Ageing Agenda 18 November 2020.

 

Many remote seniors travel more than 100km for care - Australian Ageing Agenda 19 November 2020.

 

Facing up to the challenges of Malaysia’s ageing population - Lens, Monash University 10 November 2020.

 

 

22 November 2020

Retirement Income Review - Final Report - The Treasury, Australian Government 20 November 2020.

 

Asset testing expensive homes for pension could reduce overspending: Income review - The age 20 November 2020.

 

Older renters on the dole the most financially strapped as calls grow for JobSeeker increase - The Sydney Morning Herald 22 November 2020.

 

Mother and daughter praised for helping elderly man who fell into creek - The Sydney Morning Herald 21 November 2020.

 

Filipino health carers can work overseas again after travel ban lifted - The age 21 November 2020.

 

 

21 November 2020

Asset testing expensive homes for pension could reduce overspending: Income review - The sydney Morning Herald 20 November 2020.

 

Retirement incomes review finds problems more super won’t solve - The Conversation 20 November 2020.

 

Getting people to spend their retirement savings is the main game - The Age 20 November 2020.

 

'I’m ill': Mother, 81, phones in to court charged with son's murder - The Age 20 November 2020.

 

New initiative brings ballet to aged care - Australian Ageing Agenda 18 November 2020.

 

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrate 73rd anniversary with photo featuring card made by their great-grandchildren - ABC News 20 November 2020.

 

Aussies need to start using the family home to fund retirement: report - Money 20 November 2020.

 

Deep Sleep Protects Against Alzheimer's, Growing Evidence Shows - National Public Radio 17 November 2020.

 

Imaging “biomarker” for Alzheimer’s disease progression - Vanderbilt University 16 November 2020.

 

 

20 November 2020

Extended shop trading to assist SA vulnerable, elderly - Government of South Australia 19 November 2020.

 

Retirees ignoring potential of dipping into home equity: income review - The Sydney Morning Herald 19 November 2020.

 

Federal Government to assess superannuation, housing policy after Retirement Income Review - ABC News 19 November 2020.

 

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine shows promise in elderly - The Sydney Morning Herald 19 November 2020.

 

Smart homes: older people prepared to trade off privacy for independence - Community Care Review 18 November 2020.

 

Financial gifts and loans: common legal problems older people can avoid - National Seniors Australia 19 November 2020.

 

Carers National News - Carers Australia 19 November 2020.

 

12-minute exercise bursts offer big benefits - Harvard Gazette 16 November 2020.

 

 

19 November 2020

Govt-run and small facilities perform better on quality indicators - Australian Ageing Agenda 16 November 2020.

 

Atrial fibrillation in Australia - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 18 November 2020.

 

Tens of thousands of Aussies missing tests for silent killers - Heart Foundation 16 November 2020.

 

Aged care training centre in NSW Budget - Australian Ageing Agenda 17 November 2020.

 

TITLE - SOURCE November 2020.

 

 

18 November 2020

NSW Budget 2020-21: the thumbs up and the thumbs down - CPSA 18 November 2020

 

Two more aged care workers test positive as South Australia wakes up to new COVID-19 restrictions - SBS News 17 November 2020.

 

Older workers dropping behind younger people for new jobs - The Sydney Morning Herald 17 November 2020.

 

Are you living in energy poverty? - CPSA 18 November 2020.

 

Tens of thousands of Aussies missing tests for silent killers - Heart Foundation 16 November 2020.

 

 

17 November 2020

Blood pressure medications not effective in majority of cases - University of Western Australia 12 November 2020.

 

How ageism influences responses to population ageing - Inside Ageing 16 November 2020.

 

Paraglider, 91, thought he'd lose his hands after crashing into ocean off Sydney's Northern Beaches - ABC News 16 November 2020.

 

Get fit with HIIT in time for summer - UNSW 16 November 2020.

 

 

16 November 2020

Government-run and not-for-profit aged care facilities performed best, research shows - The Sydney Morning Herald 15 November 2020.

 

The harm JobMaker will do to women and older workers far outweighs any benefits - The New Daily 15 November 2020.

 

Why we should prioritise older people when we get a COVID vaccine - The Conversation 16 November 2020.

 

COVID-19 vaccines could go to children first to protect the elderly - The Conversation 16 November 2020.

 

From aged care crisis to healthy ageing community - InSight+ 16 November 2020.

 

Iron-lowering study improves brain aging and doubles lifespan in animal model - Florey Institute 22 July 2020.

 

Treatment linked to slowed cognitive decline - Garvan Institute 24 September 2020.

 

 

15 November 2020

Grandparents overseas call on Australia to include them in family travel exemptions - SBS News 14 November 2020.

 

Missing man, Surfers Paradise - Queensland Police Service 13 November 2020.

 

Share your real-time location with others – or others with you [on Android] - Google Maps, June 2019.

 

Set up and use [Apple] Find My Friends - Apple, July 2019.

 

Trial targets deadly lung cancer [malignant mesothelioma] - Flinders University 13 November 2020.

 

Blood pressure medications not effective in majority of cases - University of Western Australia 12 November 2020.

 

 

14 November 2020

Alzheimer's drug aducanumab faces major setback as US authorities consider whether to approve it - ABC News 14 November 2020.

 

Detecting Alzheimer’s disease before symptoms arise - University of Missouri 11 November 2020.

 

WA Seniors Awards winners show the way in 2020 - Government of Western Australia 13 November 2020.

 

Report identifies seniors’ priorities to age well - Australian ageing Agenda 13 November 2020.

 

AGEING WELL IN A CHANGING WORLDA report by the Commissioner for Senior Victorians - Commissioner for Senior Victorians, October 2020.

 

Workforce issues key barrier to pain management, study shows - Australian Ageing Agenda 13 November 2020.

 

Provider reskills older workers for jobs in aged care - Australian Ageing Agenda 13 November 2020.

 

Get Involved in Victoria - Seniors online Victoria, November 2020.

 

Brisbane Lord Mayor's Seniors Christmas Parties - Brisbane City Council, November 2020.

 

 

13 November 2020

Older workers discover insecure work is the new normal - The Sydney Morning Herald 12 November 2020.

 

Businesses are rejecting applicants over the age of 35 due to the federal government's 'inadequate' JobMaker scheme - Business Insider Australia 12 November 2020.

 

A man’s home is his castle, until it isn’t - National Seniors Australia 11 November 2020.

 

Dealing with Loneliness after 50 – The Sixty and Me 2020 Survey Results - Sixty and me 5 October 2020.

 

Curious Kids: why do older adults get shorter? - The Conversation 12 November 2020.

 

Team sport lowers blood pressure in postmenopausal women - University of Copenhagen 11 November 2020.

 

New Lancet longevity commentary urges us to examine how we’ve treated an aging population during the pandemic - Stanford Center on Longevity, November 2020.

 

 

12 November 2020

'A crisis is coming': Raise Medicare to give aged care workers a 25% pay rise, union says - The age 12 November 2020.

 

Study shows need to work with residents to understand food preferences - Australian Ageing Agenda 11 November 2020.

 

Aged care financial report card details record financial risk for sector - Aged Care Guide 4 November 2020.

 

'A difficult case': Aged care worker who returned to South Australia from Victoria tests positive for coronavirus - SBS News 11 November 2020.

 

Study finds increased choice and control when self-managing Home Care Packages - Aged Care Guide November 2020.

 

Additional funding to expand support for those experiencing elder abuse - Government of Western Australiam11 November 2020.

 

Provider reskills older workers for jobs in home care - Community Care Review 10 November 2020.

 

Friendships flourish across the ages at Mercy Place Mont Clare - Aged Care Online 2 November 2020.

 

Laurie says he doesn't have any friends — but when his scooter was stolen in Sydney, an amazing thing happened - ABC News 12 November 2020.

 

Elderly woman dies in overnight house fire at Logan, south of Brisbane - ABC News 12 November 2020.

 

 

11 November 2020

Can you insure yourself against death? - CPSA 11 November 2020.

 

Neighborhood Noise May Increase Dementia Risk - Boston University 6 November 2020.

 

Has the Quality and Safety Commission contributed to COVID outbreaks in aged care? - Inside Ageing 5 November 2020.

 

10 November 2020

Older workers, migrants bear brunt of 1.3 billion lost working hours - The Sydney Morning Herald 10 November 2020.

 

Grey nomads to be paid back hundreds of thousands of dollars after claim against motorhome dealer - ABC News 10 November 2020.

 

Australian travellers struggle to get refunds for trips impacted by coronavirus. In Britain the money's in the bank - ABC News 10 November 2020.

 

Centrelink office wait times 30 per cent longer than 2015–16 - Your Life Choices 10 November 2020.

 

Smart sensors make homes safer for older Australians - CSIRO 10 November 2020.

 

 

9 November 2020

Brisbane Lord Mayor's Seniors Cabaret Gala - Brisbane City Council, November 2020.

 

Real-life aged care home for four-year-olds an intergenerational winner in Wellington, NSW - ABC News 8 November 2020.

 

Falls Prevention Resources for Older Adults and Caregivers - ACL 13 May 2020.

 

How to Safely Pick a Loved One (or Yourself) Up After a Fall - Aging Care 7 October 2020.

 

ASO Spokesperson Dr James Muecke, AM, and Australian of the Year 2020 calls for us to minimise our sugar intake to avoid eye disease - Australian Society of Ophthalmologists 9 November 2020.

 

From Minor to Major: The Complete Guide to Home Modifications to Prevent Seniors From Falling - Bigrentz 21 May 2018 November 2020.

 

Ask the Expert: Transitioning to part-time work and drawing down super - The New Daily 8 November 2020.

 

Uncertainty and fear: aged care in a time of COVID-19 - InSight+ 9 November 2020.

 

Legendary Australian entertainer Jeanne Little dies - The Sydney Morning Herald 7 November 2020.

 

 

7 November 2020

Parliamentary inquiry to look into aged care financial transparency - Australian Ageing Agenda 5 November 2020.

 

Providers spend more than $100k paying all staff retention bonus - Australian Ageing Agenda 6 November 2020.

 

Researchers show how to target a 'shape-shifting' protein in Alzheimer’s disease - University of Cambridge 4 November 2020.

 

Technique to regenerate the optic nerve offers hope for future glaucoma treatment - University of Cambridge 5 November 2020.

 

 

6 November 2020

Serious Incident Response Scheme (SIRS) - Australian Government, Department of Health30 October 2020.

 

Open up visits in aged care, advocates say, as Victoria declares zero cases in homes - The Age 5 November 2020.

 

Barbara Francis inquest: Head of Pearl aged care home acknowledges facility 'could have done better' - ABC News 6 November 2020.

 

New intake of nurses begin work supporting men with prostate cancer across Australia - ABC News 6 November 2020.

 

How to tell if that mole is dangerous - Your Life Choices 5 November 2020.

 

Ageing Australia is ‘good news’ – research - National Seniors Australia 4 November 2020.

 

Coronial inquest into 2018 death of Barbara Francis hears from Pearl aged care home - ABC News 5 November 2020.

 

A spoonful of powder helps the vegetables go down - CSIRO 4 November 2020.

 

'The nasty virus' nurses working in aged care during the pandemic[audio 8min 41sec] - ABC Drive 30 October 2020.

 

Mental health and older adults: adapting acceptance and commitment therapy - Caresearch 29 October 2020.

 

 

5 November 2020

Centrelink debt pause to end, repayments won’t restart until 2021 - Australian Government, Services Australia 28 October 2020.

 

What if you haven't paid off your mortgage when you retire - Money 4 November 2020.

 

Aged care minister tells senate he’s not personally responsible for aged care deaths - Australian Ageing Agenda 4 November 2020.

 

Wellness must be at the core of our future aged care system - Inside Ageing 29 October 2020.

 

Are infections seeding some cases of Alzheimer’s disease? - Nature 4 November 2020.

 

Yoga May Bolster the Brain Regions Most Affected by Aging - Scientific American, November 2020.

 

Elderly couple die in Townsville hospital after home elevator malfunction - ABC News 5 November 2020.

 

SwanCare, St Vincent’s Care Services and UQ among the winners of this year’s Future of Ageing awards - Inside Ageing 30 October 2020.

 

Arthritis company Promisia now an aged care sector player - RNZ 30 October 2020.

 

 

4 November 2020

Brisbane Lord Mayor's Seniors Cabaret Gala - Brisbane City Council, November 2020.

 

Aged care: when being a protected person means you can be evicted - CPSA 4 November 2020.

 

Do I really need this crown? Dentists admit feeling pressured to offer unnecessary treatments - The Conversation 2 November 2020.

 

innovAGEING National Awards 2020 Finalists - LASA 3 November 2020.

 

China capable of dealing with problem of aging society - China Daily 3 November 2020.

 

Elder abuse on the rise in Victoria, figures show - The Age 3 November 2020.

 

Belarusian pensioners hold anti-government march in Minsk - SBS News 3 November 2020.

 

COTA News - COTA NSW, November 2020.

 

Despite COVID-19 risks, older people experience higher emotional well-being than younger adults, Stanford psychologist finds - Stanford University 27 OCtober 2020.

 

You too can index the pension [webinar] - CPSA 4 November 2020.

 

 

2 November 2020

COVID‐19 in a Sydney nursing home: a case study and lessons learnt - Medical Journal of Australia 2 November 2020.

 

Frail elderly with dementia: there is an alternative - InSight 26 October 2020.

 

Choreographer Graeme Murphy is turning 70 but not even COVID-19 is slowing him down - ABC News 1 November 2020.

 

Manchester United and England legend Sir Bobby Charlton diagnosed with dementia - ABC News 2 November 2020.

 

Understanding the diagnosis of prostate cancer - Medical Journal of Australia 2 November 2020.

 

 

1 November 2020

Brisbane Lord Mayor's Seniors Cabaret Gala - Brisbane City Council, November 2020.

 

Federal Government handed almost $1m in contracts to controversial aged care executive Gary Barnier - ABC News 1 November 2020.

 

Seven ways exercise is good for your immune system - Your Life Choices 31 October 2020.

 

'The best ever James Bond': Tributes for actor Sean Connery after he dies at the age of 90 - SBS News 1 November 2020.

 

 

31 October 2020

Companies are telling older people not to bother applying in JobMaker job ads. Is that legal? - ABC News 31 October 2020.

 

What if your loved one needs to go into aged care during COVID-19 - Money 30 October 2020.

 

Arthritis company Promisia now an [NZ] aged care sector player - RNZ 30 October 2020.

 

Helping People with Disabilities Relocate - moveBuddha 8 October 2020.

 

30 October 2020

Collaboration heralds new era of aged care research - Flinders University 9 October 2020.

 

RC’s oral health recommendations a ‘win’ - Australian Ageing Agenda 29 October 2020.

 

Dr Norman Swan explores COVID-19's impact on future aged care - Aged Care Guide 16 October 2020.

 

Information for the Aged Care Sector; Issue 2020/23 - Australian Government 29 October 2020.

 

Why you can't afford to ignore tax time when you're retired - Money 28 October 2020.

 

Portrait of a Senior Territorian Award Finalists Announced - Northern Territory government 30 October 2020.

 

Wealth no guarantee of a comfortable retirement - National Seniors 29 October 2020.

 

Multiple sclerosis: some patients may already hold the key to protecting the brain against viruses - The Conversation 29 October 2020.

 

Industry responds to proposed reforms from Royal Commission - Aged Care Guide 29 October 2020.

 

Why Compliance in Aged Care is So Important - Aged Care Online 26 October 2020.

 

Qsuper named fund of the year 2021 - Super Ratings 30 October 2020.

 

29 October 2020

Despite COVID-19 risks, older people experience higher emotional well-being than younger adults, Stanford psychologist finds - Stanford University 27 October 2020.

 

Recommendations tackle unacceptable levels of substandard care, RC hears - Australian Ageing Agenda 22 October 2020.

 

How aged care needs to change: It will be written - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 28 October 2020.

 

Check My Macula commercial - Macular Disease Foundation Australia 26 October 2020.

 

Stars urge Aussies in their 50s to have an eye exam - Macular Disease Foundation Australia, October 2020.

 

More than 100,000 still waiting for home care - Community Care Review 28 October 2020.

 

Home security tips from an expert - Your Life Choices 28 October 2020.

 

Home care complaints go unheard, report finds - Community Care Review 21 October 2020.

 

Frail elderly with dementia: there is an alternative - InSight 26 October 2020.

 

New tool predicts who is at risk of dying from COVID-19 - InSight 26 October 2020.

 

Robo-pets: a new breed of fur baby - UNSW 28 October 2020.

 

28 October 2020

Cashless Welfare Card: you too could be on it soon - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 28 October 2020.

 

Diagnosing Parkinson’s disease with skin samples could lead to earlier detectio - Iowa State University 21 October 2020.

 

Hard physical work significantly increases the risk of dementia - University of Copenhagen 26 October 2020.

 

Cervical, breast, heart, bowel: here’s what women should be getting screened regularly - The Conversation 28 October 2020.

 

Despite COVID-19 risks, older people experience higher emotional well-being than younger adults, Stanford psychologist finds - Stanford University 27 October 2020.

 

27 October 2020

Oxford vaccine prompts immune response in elderly: AstraZeneca - Al Jazeera 26 October 2020.

 

Red Cliffs aged care worker pleads guilty to taking $132k from elderly resident's bank accounts - ABC News 26 October 2020.

 

Ratios recommended to royal commission - Inside Ageing 23 October 2020.

 

26 October 2020

Bank dividend cuts take big bite out of retirement incomes - The Sydney Morning Herald 24 October 2020.

 

Losing steam? Avoid these energy zappers - Harvard Health April 2020.

 

25 October 2020

How much super do you really need to retire? - The Sydney Morning Herald 24 October 2020.

 

At the heart of the broken model for funding aged care is broken trust. Here’s how to fix it - The Conversation 22 October 2020.

 

A new approach to supporting frail patients in hospital - Edith Cowan University 22 October 2020.

 

We've investigated aged care for the past three years. These are the stories that shocked us - ABC News 25 October 2020.

 

24 October 2020

The 10-page 1997 memo that brought us to where we are today on aged care - ABC News 24 October 2020.

 

Aged care royal commission hears past governments have failed to implement changes - ABC News 23 October 2020.

 

Bill introduced to make providers spending public - Australian Ageing Agenda 23 October 2020.

 

Peak psychologists body joins chorus of concern over controversial new NDIS reforms - SBS News 23 October 2020.

 

Why do we get so picky about friendship late in life? Ask the chimps - The Harvard Gazette 22 October 2020.

 

5 science-backed benefits of fasting, and how to fast safely and effectively - Business Insider 23 October 2020.

 

AI Assesses Alzheimer’s Risk by Analyzing Word Usage - Scientific American 22 October 2020.

 

23 October 2020

Aged care royal commission public split in the final days shows how controversial change will be - ABC News 23 October 2020.

 

Action needed on aged care draft recommendations now, unions say - The Age 23 October 2020.

 

Aged care royal commission hears there are around 50 sexual assaults a week of residents nationally - ABC News 22 October 2020.

 

Are self-funded retirees missing out on stimulus? - National Seniors Australia 20 October 2020.

 

Boomers and babies – our [NZ] population transforms - Massey University 19 August 2020.

 

PhD student turned sorrow into study with research to help aged care practices - Central Queensland University 21 October 2020.

 

Cancer patients worldwide sought for online survey of pain and treatment - Southern Cross University 19 August 2020.

 

22 October 2020

Royal Commission winds up - Community Care Review 21 October 2020.

 

Counsel Assisting’s final submissions - Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety 22 October 2020.

 

GEN Aged Care Data: Residential aged care quality indicators - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 21 October 2020.

 

Staffing top concern for aged care residents - Australian Ageing Agenda 21 October 2020.

 

Why Keating's aged care concept is fraught with danger - The Age 20 October 2020.

 

Improvements in Stroke Treatment Could Save More Lives - Yale School of Medicine 7 October 2020.

 

Denmark’s ageing in place success story - Community Care Review 21 October 2020.

 

UQ tech to restore damaged bones - University of Queensland 15 October 2020.

 

Yoga May Bolster the Brain Regions Most Affected by Aging - Scientific American 20 October 2020.

 

Blood Pressure Treatment Associated with Double Rate of Cognitive Decline in Older Individuals - UNSW 12 October 2020.

 

Blood Pressure Medication Use Appears Helpful by Slowing Down the Spread of Alzheimer’s Disease - UNSW 31 August 2020.

 

Metformin Treatment Linked to Slowed Cognitive Decline - UNSW 24 September 2020.

 

Metlifecare takeover: [NZ] High Court approves $1.3bn offer despite opposition - RNZ 20 October 2020.

 

21 October 2020

Counsel Assisting’s final submissions to Royal Commission - Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety 8 October 2020.

 

Are you eating right? - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 21 October 2020.

 

Helping Alzheimer’s Patients Bring Back Memories - Scientific American 19 October 2020.

 

Insufficient physical activity - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 20 October 2020.

 

Bird flies 7,500 miles nonstop, breaking world record - Live Science 17 October 2020.

 

Dodgy knees? The best way to manage joint pain is also the least intuitive - Brisbane Times 20 October 2020.

 

20 October 2020

Far from happy bowels: The most common condition afflicting aged care residents - The Sydney Morning Herald 20 October 2020.

 

There is work to do: Aged Care Minister - Inside Ageing 19 October 2020.

 

Purpose Reimagined - Rethinking your path in 2021 [online event 21 October] - Home Instead Senior Care 19 October 2020.

 

Call for independent assessors for new classification scheme - Inside Ageing 13 October 2020.

 

Could cold water hold a clue to a dementia cure? - BBC News 20 October 2020.

 

19 October 2020

Poor ventilation may be adding to nursing homes' risks - University of Technology Sydney 20 August 2020.

 

Strength training is as important as cardio - and you can do it from home during COVID-19 - University of Southern Queensland 27 August 2020.

 

The surrogate ‘grandchildren’ - Your Life Choices 17 October 2020.

 

Bid to entice Tasmanian volunteers back to service after height of coronavirus pandemic - ABC News 18 October 2020.

 

Hong Kong democracy activist 'Grandma Wong', missing for 14 months, says she was detained on mainland China - ABC News 18 October 2020.

 

Older Canberrans need help with Zoom and Skype to reduce isolation during COVID-19 - University of Canberra 3 September 2020.

 

Dementia researchers discover world-first gene therapy that could potentially reverse memory loss from Alzheimer’s in humans - Macquarie University October 2020.

 

The Australian National Aged Care Classification (AN‐ACC): a new casemix classification for residential aged care - The Medical Journal of Australia 10 August 2020.

 

18 October 2020

Jobless New Zealander, 61, not eligible for JobSeeker payment and living out of car since coronavirus hit - ABC News 17 October 2020.

 

Heart valve operation a game changer for Tasmanian patients - ABC News 17 October 2020.

 

Concussion can accelerate ageing of the brain – research from the rugby pitch - The Conversation 16 October 2020.

 

Wear and repair in osteoarthritis: exercise, not surgery, is the key - University of South Australia 12 October 2020.

 

Using AI to improve the lives of our elderly population: Meet A2I2 Co Director Professor Kon Mouzakis - Deakin University 1 September 2020.

 

Existing medicines could help improve immune function in vulnerable older adults - The Conversation 13 October 2020.

 

How training visitors allowed aged care homes to maintain family contact during coronavirus - ABC News 18 October 2020.

 

16 October 2020

The Australian National Aged Care Classification (AN-ACC) Shadow and Trial - Australian Government Department of Health 15 October 2020.

 

Information for the Aged Care Sector; Issue 2020/22 - Australian Government 15 October 2020.

 

Diamond-studded silk wound dressing detects infection and improves healing - RMIT University 14 October 2020.

 

Carer Michelle Stitt to face trial charged over 'disturbing' neglect of elderly woman who ended up in intensive care - ABC News 15 October 2020.

 

Unspent home care funds a ‘self-imposed’ problem - Community Care Review 14 October 2020.

 

Older Australians most at risk of poverty as unemployment rises, advocates warn - The New Daily 16 October 2020.

 

Jobs for all - COTA Queensland 15 October 2020.

 

Older workers key to post-COVID recovery - International Longevity Centre UK 13 October 2020.

 

Global COVID recovery relies on better engaging over-50’s, finds new ILC report - International Longevity Centre UK 12 October 2020.

 

15 October 2020

High intensity interval training might help you live longer than more gentle exercise, but the link is hard to prove - ABC News 14 October 2020.

 

Thousands of retirees face being pushed onto pension by pandemic - The Age 14 October 2020.

 

Infection control checks skip two-thirds of aged care facilities - The Sydney Morning Herald 14 October 2020.

 

Older workers face unemployment crisis exacerbated by JobMaker, experts warn - ABC News 15 October 2020.

 

Aged care regulator spends $29k on legal advice for coronavirus Freedom of Information request - ABC News 14 October 2020.

 

The case for more nurses in aged care - Australian Ageing Agenda 14 October 2020.

 

Unspent home care funds a ‘self-imposed’ problem - Community Care Review 14 October 2020.

 

Residents running marathons to stay active - Australian Agenging Agenda 14 October 2020.

 

New evidence based guidelines on music for people with dementia - Western Sydney University 24 September 2020.

 

Cutting a path through the comparator website jungle - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 14 October 2020.

 

14 October 2020

JobSeeker or pre-Age Pension? - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 14 October 2020.

 

JobSeeker Payment: Understanding economic and policy trends affecting Commonwealth expenditure - Parliament of Australia 30 September 2020.

 

COTA Connects - COTA Victoria 13 October 2020.

 

Dementia Australia takes top tech iAwards honours for Ted the AI Avatar - Dementia Australia 13 October 2020.

 

Belarus pensioners march in Minsk against President Lukashenko - SBS News 13 October 2020.

 

Carers National News - Carers Australia 11 October 2020.

 

Wicking Trust Symposium goes virtual to tackle the big question of quality in aged care - Equity Trustees 13 October 2020.

 

[NZ] Shareholder attempts to halt Metlifecare takeover - RNZ 8 October 2020.

 

THE VOICE of Pensioners and Superannuants - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 14 October 2020.

 

13 October 2020

Radical prostate cancer treatment more frequent in private system - InSight 12 October 2020.

 

Care as the foundation of industry: Providers gather for LASA conference - Inside Ageing 12 October 2020.

 

Aged care must act now to shape future - Inside Ageing 8 October 2020.

 

Breast Cancer Foundation website - Breast Cancer Foundation, October 2020.

 

Combating lifestyle diseases can make a big difference in the lives of older people - The Conversation 9 October 2020.

 

Noise can put you off your food - Flinders University 29 September 2020.

 

12 October 2020

Aged care sector might not be ready for more coronavirus outbreaks, Royal Melbourne Hospital doctor warns - ABC News 12 October 2020.

 

New frailty index to improve aged care outcomes - Flinders September 1 September 2020.

 

Aged care facilities boosted by disaster toolkit - Flinders September 4 September 2020.

 

11 October 2020

System governance submissions [to the Royal commission] - Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety 9 October 2020.

 

'Big trouble': No clear plan to prevent another nursing home disaster - The Age 10 October 2020.

 

How to protect elderly Australians: an ombudsman, a watchdog, a commissioner and a police unit - Sydney Morning Herald 9 October 2020.

 

Any woman above a certain age can tell you what it's like to become invisible - The Sydney Morning Herald 10 October 2020.

 

CareSearch renews palliative care awareness - Flinders University 8 October 2020.

 

J-PAL North America launches MIT Roybal Center for Translational Research to Improve Health Care for the Aging - Massachusetts Institute of Technology 5 October 2020.

 

Eye-tracking tech helps aged-care assessment - Flinders University 5 August 2020.

 

New biomarker for dementia diagnosis - Flinders University 20 July 2020.

 

Noise can put you off your food - Flinders University 29 September 2020.

 

10 October 2020

Less than 10 per cent of residents eating main meal, study shows - Australian Ageing Agenda 8 October 2020.

 

2020-21 Budget measures for aged care - Australian Government, Department of Health 9 October 2020.

 

How downsizing the family home can help boost your super balance - Money 9 October 2020.

 

Budget boost for carers - Community Care Review 7 October 2020.

 

Dementia Help Sheets to navigate COVID-19 now available in 38 languages - Dementia Australia 8 October 2020.

 

Home care funding reform to begin next year - Community Care Review 7 October 2020.

 

Listed providers not immune from industry challenges - Australian Ageing Agenda 8 October 2020.

 

Energy proposals to improve affordability, sustainability, and support consumers - COTA Queensland 9 October 2020.

 

COVID-19 Reminder of preparedness and infection control measures - Australian Government, Department of Health 9 October 2020.

 

Inquiry hears about ‘eye-watering’ surge workforce contracts - Australian Ageing Agenda 7 October 2020.

 

9 October2020

Doubting your doctor: Grease star urges women to trust their instincts - The New Daily 9 October 2020.

 

New report shows impact of COVID-19 on cancer screening - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 8 October 2020.

 

Culturally diverse Australians living with dementia 'face extra challenges' - SBS News 8 October 2020.

 

Self-funded retirees urged to tap home equity as budget critics come under fire - The Age 8 October 2020.

 

Dementia Help Sheets to navigate COVID-19 now available in 38 languages - Dementia Australia 8 October 2020.

 

Financial abuse of older people takes many forms - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 7 October 2020.

 

The retirees ‘hung out to dry’ by budget incentives - Your Life Choices 8 October 2020.

 

Interim response to Productivity Commission report and findings from the TPI Review - Minister for Veterans' Affairs 8 October 2020.

 

Brisbane Federal Circuit Court Judge Guy Andrew found dead after five-day search - The Age 8 October 2020.

 

Quality over quantity in recovering language after stroke - Edith Cowan University 7 September 2020.

 

2020 Budget – What’s in it for seniors? - National Seniors Australia 7 October 2020.

 

8 October 2020

Federal budget 2020 live news: Prime Minister Scott Morrison defends the Government's COVID-19 aged care record - ABC News 7 October 2020.

 

Government's $1.6 billion home care package funding in Federal Budget 'won't touch the sides', carer says - ABC News 8 October 2020.

 

Aged care indictment and cure: Royal Commission’s COVID-19 aged care report - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 7 October 2020.

 

Aged-care facilities need accredited infection control experts. Who are they, and what will they do? - The Conversation 7 October 2020.

 

Two new breast cancer clinics to provide better access and care - Government of Western Australia 7 October 2020.

 

Why granny flats could soon mean a huge tax break - Money 6 October 2020.

 

Call to remodel star-rating proposal - Australian Ageing Agenda 1 October 2020.

 

New Tinnitus Treatment Alleviates Annoying Ringing in the Ears - Scientific American 7 October 2020.

 

7 October 2020

A disappointing budget for older people – Federal Budget 2020 - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 7 October 2020.

 

Treasurer unveils 23,000 home care packages, extends mental health support - The Sydney Morning Herald 6 October 2020.

 

Government announces it is cutting capital gains tax for granny flats - Your Life Choices 5 October 2020.

 

What we know about the $250 cash payments for aged, family and disability welfare recipients in the 2020 Budget - ABC News 7 October 2020.

 

Budget delivers some good news for older Australians, but other things are missing - COTA Australia 6 October 2020.

 

COTA NSW News - COTA NSW 6 October 2020.

 

Police and SES search Brisbane bushland for missing Federal Circuit Court judge Guy Andrew - ABC News 6 October 2020.

 

Share your real-time location with others [on Android] - Google Maps, June 2019.

 

Set up and use [Apple] Find My Friends - Apple, July 2019.

 

Supporting veterans’ mental health and employment - Minister for Veterans' Affairs 6 October 2020.

 

Living with diabetes? Get your eyes checked - University of Sydney 1 October 2020.

 

[NZ] Metlifecare shareholders vote in favour of takeover bid - RNZ 2 October 2020.

 

6 October 2020

Self-funded retirees 'the forgotten people' ahead of 2020 budget - The Sydney Morning Herald 5 October 2020.

 

Queensland Health releases findings into Rockhampton aged care nurse who worked while infectious with coronavirus - ABC News 5 October 2020.

 

Mystery woman left at Sunshine Coast hospital won't reveal identity, police close case - ABC News 5 October 2020.

 

Aspirin use linked to gastrointestinal bleeding in elderly - Monash University 12 August 2020.

 

5 October 2020

Radical top-to-bottom overhaul proposed for ‘failing’ aged care system - The New Daily 4 October 2020.

 

Development and validation of a frailty index based on Australian Aged Care Assessment Program data - The Medical Journal of Australia 24 August 2020.

 

Frailty in older adults: moving from measurement to management - The Medical Journal of Australia 5 October 2020.

 

COVID‐19 and suicide in older adults - The Medical Journal of Australia 16 September 2020.

 

Fatal traffic crash, Acacia Ridge - Queensland Police 5 October 2020.

 

4 October 2020

Aged Care Royal Commission's findings have been batted away. But huge problems remain for Morrison - ABC News 4 October 2020.

 

90-year-old Clint Eastwood prepares for new film and role - The Jakarta Post 2 October 2020.

 

Metlifecare shareholders [NZ] vote in favour of takeover bid - RNZ 2 October 2020.

 

3 October 2020

Call to remodel star-rating proposal - Australian Ageing Agenda 1 October 2020.

 

Federal government flags 'big changes' in aged care after damning royal commission report - SBS News 2 October 2020.

 

Royal commission demands additional staff in aged care immediately - The Sydney Morning Herald 1 October 2020.

 

Lord Mayor's Seniors Cabaret Showcase with Viva La Musica [Brisbane] - Brisbane City Council 2 October 2020.

 

COTA Life - COTA Queensland, September 2020.

 

Scientists Just Found Something That Happens Before Alzheimer’s Sets In - Neo Scope 2 October 2020.

 

Why Dr Karl is working harder than ever, with a new book on the way at 72 - Money 2 October 2020.

 

Elderly homes in Australia under fire after high COVID-19 deaths - Al Jazeera 2 October 2020.

 

2 October 2020

Some federal government COVID-19 preparations were 'insufficient', aged care royal commission says - SBS News 1 October 2020.

 

Aged care sector welcomes royal commission report on coronavirus response, but one advocate calls it underdone - ABC News 2 October 2020.

 

'A last resort': 50,000 older Australians trapped in residential aged care - The Sydney Morning Herald 1 2020.

 

Information for the Aged Care Sector Issue 2020/21 - Australian Government 1 October 2020.

 

Healthy Living [sleep] - Stanford Center on Longevity, October 2020.

 

Help poorest pensioners first, not all pensioners, says advocacy group - Your Life Choices 1 October 2020.

 

Confusion, lack of confidence driving unspent funds - Community Care Review 29 September 2020.

 

Behind the Mask - Aged Care Online 28 September 2020.

 

New funding and support strategy for younger people living in aged care - Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians 30 September 2020.

 

The power of language - nursing home resident vs aged care consumer - Aged Care Guide 29 September 2020.

 

Aged care quality framework out, quality indicators in – Royal Commission - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Associations September 2020.

 

1 October 2020

Golden age over for Maserati-driving aged care moguls, says nursing home CEO - The Sydney Morning Herald 4 August 2020.

 

Health bureaucrat urges surgeons to 'say no' to older, sicker patients - ABC News 30 September 2020.

 

ACFI cuts inappropriate, RC hears - Austrlaian Ageing Agenda 29 September 2020.

 

Carers at COVID-ravaged Epping Gardens claim they were pressured to delay testing - The Age 30 September 2020.

 

Mums and older women become the new face of unemployment - The Sydney Morning Herald 30 September 2020.

 

Helen Reddy, Australian singer of hit song I Am Woman, dies aged 78 in Los Angeles - ABC News 30 September 2020.

 

Made easier: the things you have to do after you die - Combined Pensioners & Superannuants Association 30 September 2020.

 

 

 

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