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2018
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October
2018
As the weather starts to get warmer and the sun starts to shine brighter, you might find yourself reaching to put your sunglasses on, but are they really protecting your eyes? ...
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October
2018
World Mental Health Day was especially significant for members of the Kyneton Men’s Shed group as they celebrated the opening of their new shed at Bupa's Kyneton home. ...
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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. ...
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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. ...
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01
October
2018
There was a whole lot of groovin’ going on at the Bupa Aged Care disco in Edithvale where residents put on their dancing shoes and boogied the afternoon away to some of the best songs from the ‘50s. ...
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28
September
2018
The judging has been intense for this year's Bupa Blog Awards and after hours of reading, laughing, crying and deliberation the judges are excited to announce the shortlisted finalists for this year’s annual awards. ...
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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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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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16
September
2018
Bupa supports a Royal Commission into aged care. ...
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16
September
2018
Bupa is taking three key actions in its aged care business so we can continue to deliver quality care to residents and families. ...
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13
September
2018
R U Ok? It might sound like a simple question, but it could save a life.  ...
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10
September
2018
On 19 September 1893 - 125 years ago New Zealand became the first self-governing country to grant women the right to vote, and Bupa homes are celebrating the date. ...
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07
September
2018
Bupa customers with combined hospital and extras cover* can now access 12 common preventative dental services for free, with the launch of Bupa’s new Members First Platinum dental network. ...
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07
September
2018
Bupa was proud to turn purple to celebrate and empower LGBTI young people. ...
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06
September
2018
Bupa is shocked and saddened by the allegations about what has occurred at our Seaforth care home. ...
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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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28
August
2018
A major partnership between Bupa Australia and Kids Helpline is well on its way to achieving its target of rolling its in-school education program to 10,000 children this year. ...
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27
August
2018
Earlier this year, Nicola Keller was caring for residents at Bupa Aged Care Eastwood. Now, just seven months later, she's fighting a battle against breast cancer so she can return to the people she loves. ...
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24
August
2018
Father’s Day is almost upon us, which means spending time with the men you love. Even if that includes watching them admire the cars of yesteryear at Bupa Aged Care Bankstown. ...
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23
August
2018
Robotic gait technology is now available at Bupa Therapy, helping people with spinal and brain injuries. ...
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21
August
2018
Australia ranks 21 and New Zealand 13 out of 29 OECD countries in workforce participation by people with disabilities. So, what is Bupa doing to make a difference? ...
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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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16
August
2018
Bupa today announced it would help Australian farmers impacted by the drought by providing health insurance premium relief for up to six months. ...
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15
August
2018
Bupa have announced a one-million-dollar funding initiative for practical research that leads to improvements in mental health models of care in Australia. ...
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10
August
2018
Bupa Aged Care and the Bupa Health Foundation are supporting an Australian first trial into deadly superbugs in nursing homes that will see a team of researchers monitor the use of antibiotics. ...
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10
August
2018
Melbourne Vixen stars, Kate Maloney, Liz Watson, Emily Mannix and Renae Ingles made a trip to Bupa Therapy in West Melbourne where they were given a tour of the purpose-built centre and its equipment and technology, including the rehabilitation gymna...
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08
August
2018
Do you know what phubbing is? Or have you ever been phubbed by someone you were trying to connect with or care about? ...
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30
July
2018
Monica Attard is a Clinical Care Manager at Bupa Edithvale Aged Care and is careing for a resident with MND who has influenced her studies in her Masters of Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner. ...
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25
July
2018
Tony and Marlene Baker retired in 1995 after a life well spent of racing cars, but when Marlene was diagnosed with dementia, they had a difficult decision to make. ...
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