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2018
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December
2018
Erin McLean, Wellness Manager at Bupa shares her experience this International Volunteer Day  (5 December 2018) about her teams visit to St.Kilda Mums and their work helping sort through donated clothing. ...
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November
2018
Bupa Dentist, Dr Don Kelly has under gone pin hole gum recession training in USA under the direct supervision of Dr Chao, a certified practitioner who invented the procedure. ...
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13
November
2018
What is antibiotic resistance? Why is it a problem and how is it caused? Nirasha Parsotam, Pharmacist and Bupa’s Head of Healthcare System Strategy and Integration explains all of this and what you can do to help. ...
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24
October
2018
Jane Power, Chief Marketing and Customer Officer at Bupa is reminded each day how mental health, wellbeing and connection all go hand-in-hand. ...
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11
October
2018
Paul Zollinger-Read, Chief Medical Officer at Bupa, reminds us this World Mental Health Day that supporting good mental health is an everyday way of life. ...
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September
2018
Bupa CareerTracker intern Jayden Crozier, shares his experience interning at the United Nations for the 37th Human Rights Council in Geneva. ...
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21
September
2018
Accredited practicing dietitian, Rosalyn D’Angelo answers the most common question she gets asked as a dietitian at this time of the year - ‘how do I shed the winter weight?’ ...
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03
September
2018
The term ‘gut health’ has been thrown around a lot lately.  Why is your gut so important? Accredited practicing dietitian, Rosalyn D’Angelo explains what all the fuss is about. ...
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August
2018
Jacelyn Goh, Occupational Therapist at Bupa Therapy explains what it is an OT actually does and gives some insight into her personal journey as an OT. ...
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13
July
2018
Ever wondered how protein works and the benefits it provides our bodies after exercising? Nick Green, Sports Dietitian at Bupa provides some answers. ...
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11
July
2018
Caitlin Bennett, a Bupa intern, shares the story of her amazing great grandmother, Amelia this Naidoc week. ...
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09
July
2018
Haidee Allan, a Bupa intern, writes about social change and gender equality in Australia. At the start of Naidoc week, Haidee speaks to one of her role models, Dr Jackie Huggins about those who inspired her. ...
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22
June
2018
Australia is in the paradoxical position of collecting large amounts of high quality health data, but we don't use it as well as we could to improve community and individual health needs. 'Why not?' asks Annette Schmiede from the Bupa Health Foundati...
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June
2018
Dr Sally Woods, a general dentist in Wellington, New Zealand explains what made her want to become a dentist. ...
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08
June
2018
Bupa's recent #caring week is a time for us to connect with how we care for our people, residents, customers, communities and ourselves, writes Stephanie Carman, Bupa's Head of Change and Capability. ...
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May
2018
Do you know what the macula is? Or what it does? Bupa Optometrist Karen Markin writes about the the leading cause of blindness in this country. ...
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2017
28
November
2017
Bupa's John Rizzo writes about the pressure every parent feels when it comes to spending precious time with family while balancing work and life commitments, as Bupa launches our Little Moments Matter campaign.  ...
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15
November
2017
When Australia’s biggest health reform since Medicare came alive, Bupa knew we could make a difference for people living with disabilities and their carers, writes Dieter Lehmann. ...
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13
November
2017
If we don’t act on the inappropriate use of antibiotics we might face a world without effective treatments to serious and deadly infections, writes Bupa's Dr Kate Haggar. ...
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15
September
2017
With many Baby Boomers entering retirement, Bupa’s Global Chief Nurse Jan Adams asks, is Australia ready? ...
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12
September
2017
Bupa Health Foundation's Executive Leader Annette Schmiede says we need national agreement on the direction of our future health system and finding solutions will require all of us to give some ground. ...
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05
September
2017
With September being World Alzheimer’s Month, Bupa’s Head of Dementia Services, Marg Ryan, shares the top five things people living with Alzheimer’s have asked for over the years. ...
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01
September
2017
Dr Dwayne Crombie, Managing Director Bupa Health Insurance, says while we have a great health system in Australian, it's time to look at prevention and innovative reforms to make sure it stays that way. ...
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25
August
2017
Listening to what our customers want is the best way to cut through the noise in private health insurance, says Justin James, Director, Customer Growth, Bupa Australia & New Zealand. ...
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August
2017
When diagnostic technology pairs with professional healthcare expertise, we could make a big difference to people’s health, says Dr Paul Bates, Chief Medical Officer, Bupa Australia & New Zealand. ...
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April
2017
Dementia-friendly cities mean people living with dementia could stay at home longer, writes Bupa's Jan Adams. Here's how we can make this possible. ...
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April
2017
Australians are turning to private health funds to combat healthcare costs, writes Dwayne Crombie, and Bupa is up to the challenge ...
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15
March
2017
Bupa as a large Australian health and care organisation has a big role to play in the expected transformation of our national healthcare system, writes Bupa's Marketing Director Jane Power. ...
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2016
17
November
2016
By Dr Ros Blakley, General Manager of Bupa Medical For Australians living with disability, health and care means a whole lot more than just words. It means inclusion, respect, teamwork and making life just that little bit easier in a world often d...
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October
2016
Managing Director of Bupa Health Insurance Dr Dwayne Crombie today made the following comments, welcoming the Federal Government's decision to reform the country's prostheses list pricing. ...
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