News and Media Releases | Bupa (dementia)

2018
16
December
2018
Despite advances in technology and the increasing connectedness it brings, Bupa ANZ’s Medical Services Director, Dr Tim Ross is encouraging people to put down their phone during the festive season and check in on a loved one. ...
Read more
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. ...
Read more
Tags
10
October
2018
University of Melbourne researchers will work with Bupa aged care home residents and their carers to undertake the world’s largest music therapy trial, with a focus on depression in those with dementia. ...
Read more
Tags
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. ...
Read more
Tags
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. ...
Read more
Tags
09
February
2018
Having a ‘positive mental attitude’ is often touted as beneficial in coping with many conditions, but does new research show it works with something like ageing? ...
Read more
Tags
2017
01
December
2017
Bupa has again been recognised for its efforts to cater to people living with dementia. ...
Read more
Tags
12
September
2017
A musician has given a priceless gift to a 97-year-old woman who lives with dementia. Vivienne Groves’ reaction moved her family to tears when she was brought a cello hand crafted by her late father almost a hundred years ago. ...
Read more
Tags
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. ...
Read more
Tags
05
September
2017
A passionate Rotorua caregiver is helping to create a dementia-friendly New Zealand through poetry. ...
Read more
Tags
20
July
2017
We’ve planted a seed of thought on what it means to be dementia-friendly through the creation of a new garden at Bupa's Hugh Green site in Auckland. ...
Read more
Tags
26
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. ...
Read more
Tags