News and Media Releases | Bupa (australia)

2018
22
January
2018
Kids Helpline is set to expand its in-school education program thanks to a new major partnership between yourtown - the provider of Kids Helpline - and health and care company Bupa Australia. ...
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18
January
2018
The extreme heat in South Australia means the Bupa Challenge at the Tour Down Under has to be cancelled. ...
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18
January
2018
With more hot weather on the way forecast, here's how to look after yourself, families, neighbours and pets. ...
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03
January
2018
Dr Dwayne Crombie, Managing Director of Bupa Health Insurance, discusses why comparator websites should be more transparent about their commissions and the impact that has on premiums. ...
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02
January
2018
A Victorian aged care home has begun holding daily dance sessions, as a way of boosting the health and happiness of residents and staff. ...
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2017
31
December
2017
Text messages will soon be sent out to participating dads as part of a new pilot mental health program. It’s hoped SMS4dadsSA, will help fathers through the early days of parenthood, and to better bond with their babies.  ...
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29
December
2017
A new website launched by LifeCircle and Bupa is breaking the silence around what it's like to care for a loved one who is dying. Time to Share is place where carers discuss the highs and lows of their experiences and share information and advice. ...
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27
December
2017
Cricket Australia sports psychologist Dr Michael Lloyd shares a few strategies for how to develop mental strength and resilience. ...
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23
December
2017
According to Nutrition Australia, the average Australian puts on between 0.8 - 1.5kgs over the Christmas period, and has trouble losing it, but Bupa Dietitian Rosalyn D'Angelo has a few tricks up her sleeve to 'beat the bulge' this Christmas.  ...
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15
December
2017
An Autism Service Dog whose training was sponsored by the Bupa Pet Insurance team has transformed the life of a young Tweed Heads family. They say the difference labrador Amigo has made is extraordinary. ...
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13
December
2017
Many women who live with endometriosis suffer in silence but it’s hoped a new National Action Plan, including $160,000 for endometriosis research, could make a big difference.  ...
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11
December
2017
Many dog owners will tell you how much joy their fury family members bring to their lives, but can they also help extend a person's life expectancy? Recent studies suggest that in some circumstances, they can. ...
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22
November
2017
A new pilot palliative care program is giving choice to people with terminal illness, over how they spend their last months of life.  ...
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20
November
2017
People with allergies and asthma are warned to be on high alert with extreme pollen levels forecast in Melbourne for Monday (20/11), Wednesday (22/11) and Thursday (23/11). ...
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20
November
2017
Scientists have come up with a new approach to tackling the nation’s poor nutrition with the CSIRO's VegEze app which turns eating vegetables into a challenge. ...
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17
November
2017
Being able to help people find meaning and purpose in their lives is what gets Jacelyn Goh out of bed every morning. ...
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15
November
2017
The new local therapy service in West Melbourne to meet growing NDIS demand is open to all. ...
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14
November
2017
It was a TAC ad more than 20 years ago which first had Vicky Cook thinking about the power of physiotherapy. ...
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10
November
2017
We’re excited to announce “Happiness is Dog Shaped” has arrived. This is not ‘just a book’, it’s 120 pages worth of happiness. ...
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08
November
2017
Bupa speech pathologist Kirsten Toll has worked around the world in some pretty amazing places, but she’s about to embark on her most exciting role yet in West Melbourne. ...
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02
November
2017
Bupa is proud to announce the winners of this year’s Bupa Blog Awards. Congratulations to She Sows Seeds, The Modern Mumma, PAWdinkum, The Nutrition Guru and the Chef, Rachael Kable, and The Annoyed Thyroid. ...
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31
October
2017
New research has found waiting 60 seconds before clamping a premature baby’s umbilical cord, rather than clamping immediately, could be the difference between life and death.  ...
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30
October
2017
From December 1st, women will no longer be advised to have Pap tests every two years. Instead, new cervical cancer screening recommendations involve a new type of test, every five years. ...
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27
October
2017
The old saying ‘a dog is for life’ takes on a whole new meaning at Bupa Berry, with visiting pets drawing out plenty of life and emotion from residents. ...
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26
October
2017
Bupa welcomes the release of the Review of National Aged Care Quality Regulatory Processes  to enhance care quality and protect older Australians. ...
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26
October
2017
mummatters is an online health tool for women to self-check their emotional wellbeing during pregnancy and after birth. You don’t need to be a Bupa member to use it. ...
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26
October
2017
We know carers can often feel overlooked. That’s why Bupa will be taking care of them as well as people with disabilities when we open Bupa Therapy in Melbourne. ...
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13
October
2017
Bupa answers some frequently asked questions to help you understand the private health insurance reforms, announced today by Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt. ...
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12
October
2017
Bupa today welcomed the private health insurance reforms made by Minister for Health, The Honourable Greg Hunt, MP, and commended the government for taking action to improve affordability and accessibility for health insurance customers. ...
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06
October
2017
A 19-year-old with cerebral palsy is a professional video editor, despite having no control of his limbs. He left a crowd speechless at the 7th International Carers Conference when he edited a video live on stage… using his head. ...
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