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News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (health,blogs,health)

2020
05
June
2020
| 10:46 Australia/Melbourne
To have healthy people, we need a healthy planet. Here’s some small changes you can make in your day-to-day life that can make a big difference.  ...
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22
May
2020
| 16:03 Australia/Melbourne
By Gary Robottom, Campaign Manager, General Insurance at Bupa. ...
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30
April
2020
| 12:09 Australia/Melbourne
By Gerald Marion, Chief Customer and Strategy Officer, Bupa ANZ. ...
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16
March
2020
| 16:37 Australia/Melbourne
To celebrate International Women's Day we’re sharing career stories and advice from women in various roles across Bupa this month. Here we speak to Dr. Kavita Lobo, Clinical Director for Bupa Dental, ANZ. ...
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2019
12
December
2019
| 08:55 Australia/Melbourne
For couples in Australia, Summer is “Engagement Season” with research revealing December to February are the most popular months of the year for engagements. ...
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05
December
2019
| 13:39 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa teams up with online mental health provider THIS WAY UP, empowering more individuals to take action towards regaining their mental health. ...
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02
December
2019
| 14:30 Australia/Melbourne
A simple text message after a person has a healthcare appointment is now helping demonstrate the value of health insurance in real time for Bupa customers. ...
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27
November
2019
| 10:52 Australia/Melbourne
Of the 630,000 Australians living with diabetes, around half are at risk of vision loss or blindness because they’re not getting their eyes tested.  ...
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25
November
2019
| 12:01 Australia/Melbourne
Australian medical research is in danger of becoming non-competitive on a global stage when it comes to sex and gender analysis, according to a consortium of leading universities and research institutions writing in the Medical Journal of Australia t...
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22
October
2019
| 16:33 Australia/Melbourne
Supported by the Bupa Health Foundation, the University of Sydney’s Brain and Mind Centre will lead a youth-focused technology-driven health services research project, entitled Best Care, First Time. ...
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15
October
2019
| 11:24 Australia/Melbourne
A world first study involving 12,204 participants from 175 countries has found that international students may be at a higher risk of developing a mental illness before they come to Australia to study. A new report from Bupa makes six key recommendat...
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10
October
2019
| 13:49 Australia/Melbourne
On World Mental Health Day, we explore how we’re working with Kids Helpline to support the mental health and wellbeing of the youngest members of our community, and how you can get involved or find support. ...
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10
September
2019
| 10:44 Australia/Melbourne
In honour of R U OK day, Bupa’s Psychological Health and Safety Specialist, Emily Meates, discusses the role workplaces play when it comes to a person’s mental health. Here you’ll find some practical ways leaders and businesses can help create a more...
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29
August
2019
| 08:19 Australia/Melbourne
Men’s health researcher Dr Myles Young has been announced as the winner of the 2019 Bupa Health Foundation Emerging Health Researcher for his work to improve the mental and physical health of men. ...
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26
August
2019
| 11:50 Australia/Melbourne
Melbourne Vixens netballers have revealed one of their secrets to success – a carefully curated playlist. They say the right music can have a powerful impact on energy, motivation, anxiety and performance, and researchers agree. Find the Vixens’ favo...
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26
August
2019
| 10:43 Australia/Melbourne
Five early-career health researchers have been named finalists for Bupa Health Foundation’s annual Emerging Health Researcher Award for 2019. ...
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16
August
2019
| 22:39 Australia/Melbourne
We take a look at some of the greatest lessons we've learnt from one of Australia’s favourite football sons, Jarryd Roughead. He's announced his retirement after 15 years with the Hawthorn Football Club. ...
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13
August
2019
| 11:59 Australia/Melbourne
Mental illness is on the rise for young Australians according to a new report, and Bupa Mental Health and Wellbeing Innovator Professor Jane Burns says that if we want to improve the nation's mental health, it’s time to think beyond awareness campaig...
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30
July
2019
| 12:52 Australia/Melbourne
Feeling tired? A new study has found almost a third of Australians get only one good night’s sleep a week and health professionals warn the consequences could be life threatening. ...
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30
July
2019
| 12:25 Australia/Melbourne
As Plastic Free July 'wraps' up, Bupa Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Advisor, Simon Dormer, discusses the important role corporations can play in the fight against plastic and shares how Bupa is working towards a healthier, more sustaina...
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22
July
2019
| 11:35 Australia/Melbourne
With the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping on the rise, health authorities warn people not to be fooled into thinking they're a "healthy" alternative. ...
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22
July
2019
| 09:21 Australia/Melbourne
A Bupa physiotherapist has warned mobile phone addiction could be causing people lasting damage, and explains how poor tech posture can be like having an 8 year old child sitting on your neck.  ...
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19
July
2019
| 15:56 Australia/Melbourne
A mental health expert has praised Instagram’s decision to trial the removal of the tally of ‘likes’ on posts, following a major shake up to the way users engage on the platform. ...
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12
July
2019
| 11:21 Australia/Melbourne
From ward rotations to getting involved with community projects, Dr. Evelyn Scott Scholarship recipient Keisha Nash is making the most of her time in medical school. ...
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03
July
2019
| 13:44 Australia/Melbourne
As a manager of one of Bupa’s Health Insurance stores, Lisa Reppin supports many Mt Gambier locals through the highs and lows of life. She reflects on the privilege of supporting customers through challenging times.  ...
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03
July
2019
| 08:45 Australia/Melbourne
As Australia’s flu season gets off to a deadly start, Big Issue vendors around the country have rolled up their sleeves to receive a free flu vaccination donated by Bupa. One of them, Mark, shares his story. ...
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24
June
2019
| 16:31 Australia/Melbourne
A new online evidence hub is taking the guess work out of finding trusted information about obesity, writes Melina Georgousakis, Bupa Health Foundation. ...
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21
June
2019
| 14:57 Australia/Melbourne
When Big Issue vendors in Melbourne rolled up their sleeves to receive a free flu vaccination donated by Bupa, Natasha Rao, Wellness Services Coordinator, volunteered to help.  ...
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17
June
2019
| 17:49 Australia/Melbourne
A new online community helping people over 55 make friends is exploding in popularity, thanks to a mother and son who were concerned about the loneliness epidemic. They’ve also created a new app to help people let their loved ones know they’re OK.  ...
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07
June
2019
| 16:47 Australia/Melbourne
Sami Yalavac, Bupa's Chief Information Officer, writes about the integral role IT departments play within a business and the need for them to fully immerse themselves within a company. “We are here to deliver the company’s purpose, not deliver the te...
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