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2018
05
December
2018
Congratulations to Dr Jennifer Huynh, Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute (ONJCRI) who has won the 2018 Bupa Health Foundation Emerging Health Researcher Award for her research focused on identifying new therapies for colorectal cancer using...
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05
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 Wadad's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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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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03
December
2018
Alysha Waye shares her experience interning at Bupa including working in developing accessible career pathways and the intentional actions of Inclusion at Bupa. ...
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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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29
November
2018
Four early-career researchers have received national recognition for their innovative work and commitment to improving the health of Australians and the health system. ...
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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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26
November
2018
Kids Helpline last week responded to its 8 millionth request for help from a young person in Australia. ...
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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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16
November
2018
Antibiotic awareness week (November 12–18) is an annual, global event that aims to raise awareness and understanding about antibiotic resistance. ...
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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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14
November
2018
Bupa's Dr Dwayne Crombie, Managing Director Health Insurance and Cindy Shay, Director of Health Partnerships share their stories on living with diabetes and the habits they have had to change. ...
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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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02
November
2018
There has been a significant breakthrough in spinal cord injury research, with a new electrical stimulation technique helping people with paraplegia walk again. ...
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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
Zombie pumpkins and ghosts came out from the shadows to haunt the halls of Bupa Donvale during Halloween for trick or treat. ...
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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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26
October
2018
Bupa is excited to announce the winners of this year’s Bupa Blog Awards. Congratulations to A Stylish Moment, Life of Pikelet, Nourish Naturally, The Little Mumma,  and Mumma Love. ...
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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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22
October
2018
Imagine if you got to experience the excitement of the iconic Melbourne Cup trophy before the winners did. Such was the case when Bupa Aged Care South Hobart residents Judith Marsh and Barbara Arnold got to hold the trophy during a recent visit to th...
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19
October
2018
Perth Lynx have joined forces with health and care provider Bupa in a new partnership, which will benefit Perth Lynx fans as well as the wider Western Australian basketball community. ...
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18
October
2018
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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15
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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11
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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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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