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2019
15
February
2019
Tom and Yvonne Baverstock-Ward were both happily married for many years and even though both their partners had passed away, the pair never imagined they'd ever tie the knot again. At least, not until they reconnected at our aged care home Bupa Eden....
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25
January
2019
Whether it’s a day spent with the family, backyard cricket or even just a dip of the toes in the pool, our aged care residents and staff at Kempsey will be celebrating diversity and traditions for Australia Day. ...
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21
January
2019
No matter what path she took, Keisha Nash knew she wanted to be a doctor. ...
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04
January
2019
Though it was billed as a car show, the event held at our Bankstown aged care home was also a chance for our residents to take a trip back in time.    ...
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2018
18
December
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Sarah's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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13
December
2018
Bupa today announced Hisham El-Ansary will become the new Chief Executive Officer for Australia and New Zealand in April next year. The current CEO, Richard Bowden, will be stepping down after nearly two decades with the company. ...
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12
December
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Valerie's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, yo...
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11
December
2018
Health and care company Bupa has today launched its second Reconciliation Action Plan. Developed in partnership by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-indigenous employees, the plan outlines Bupa’s vision to work towards health equality for...
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04
December
2018
Fred Kelly looks up, pauses for a moment as a flash of emotion creases his face, returns to working on his model boat parked in the recreation room of Bupa Aged Care in Modbury where he resides. ...
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30
November
2018
Every dog has its day, and for Hugo the greyhound, that day was filled with lots of love and delicious treats from the residents at Bupa Aged Care Bexley. ...
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28
November
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Lynne's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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21
November
2018
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Samjhana's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, y...
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18
November
2018
Obesity has now overtaken smoking as the major preventable cause of disease burden in Australia. This demonstrates the great success we’ve had at reducing smoking levels but now an even greater challenge emerges. ...
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15
November
2018
As horses galloped down the track at Flemington Racecourse in a bid to win the Melbourne Cup, Delho the Shetland pony volunteered his time at the Bupa Aged Care home in Morphettville. ...
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12
November
2018
Washing dishes is not a chore that most people usually look forward to. For Bupa Aged Care Donvale residents Thelma Vandendreisen and Barry Stagoll, who are living with Dementia, it is a therapeutic past time improving their health and care. ...
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01
November
2018
Having a whale of a time took on a whole new meaning after residents from Bupa Aged Care in Eden went on a whale watching cruise. ...
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31
October
2018
Patients will now be able to look up the average cost of a hospital medical procedure, such as a hip replacement, and also the likely out-of-pocket medical fees they may face thanks to a new online calculator developed by Bupa. ...
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24
October
2018
Residents at Bupa Aged Care Ashfield wore their best lederhosen and dirndls as they raised steins at the home’s Oktoberfest party. ...
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18
October
2018
Newly crowned supercentenarian Wilhelmina Elizabeth Overall has seen a lot of historic milestones throughout her life: the invention of cars, sliced bread, post it notes, the aerosol can, television and, more recently, the dawn of the Internet. ...
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04
October
2018
According to a recent study that appeared in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, playing golf could do wonders for older people's strength and balance. At Bupa Eden it's doing just that. ...
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26
September
2018
The healing power of art is real for those living with dementia at Bupa’s Aged Care home in Mosman after art-based cognitive therapist, Polina Gavria discovered its ability to stimulate the mind. ...
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18
September
2018
When Pottsville’s Phyllis O'Donnell decided to teach herself to surf 58 years ago, she didn’t see any role models in the Manly surf scene who looked like her. ...
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05
September
2018
Roses and Daises are not only beautiful flowers and a fitting symbol of spring, but they are also supporting residents living with dementia at Bupa Aged Care in Roseville. ...
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01
September
2018
Fiddle gloves are not only keeping the hands of people with dementia warm at Bupa Aged Care in Mt Sheridan, they’re also keeping them busy. ...
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17
August
2018
Thanks to the generosity of Bupa Edithvale resident John Hennessy, more than 100 fire fighters can continue to serve the Edithvale community and also provide statewide support to major emergencies. ...
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29
March
2018
We are very disappointed in what has emerged and have expressed that to Cricket Australia. ...
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29
March
2018
How can innovative new technologies be used to improve Australia’s health system? That’s the question many tech-minded competitors will be trying to answer as part of the 2018 Telstra Innovation Challenge. ...
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15
March
2018
AFL Tasmania is thrilled to announce that Bupa is the new major partner, with naming rights, of the Tasmanian State League (TSL) – with the state’s premier footy competition now to be known as the Bupa TSL. ...
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24
February
2018
Unfortunately, due to poor weather, the popular Bupa KidFit Series that was being held in New Norfolk on Saturday 24 February 2018 has been cancelled. ...
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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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