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Living with Type 1 Diabetes – Taryn Gaskin

2018-10-30T10:26:48+10:00

This week, we're excited to introduce our guest, Taryn Gaskin. Taryn has been living with type 1 diabetes for over 21 years, and works passionately to raise awareness of, and about, type 1 diabetes. This year Taryn is working with the DANII Foundation, which supports all people living with diabetes. The DANII Foundation supports all people living [...]

Living with Type 1 Diabetes – Taryn Gaskin2018-10-30T10:26:48+10:00

#KnowAskAct – Ovarian Cancer Awareness Week

2018-02-13T19:50:17+10:00

Girl Talk Ovarian Cancer Awareness Week, 2018 Ovarian cancer is still the deadliest women’s cancer. Unfortunately, this has not changed in 30 years. Every day in Australia, four women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer and three will die from the disease. This year, it is estimated that 1,580 Australian women will be diagnosed with ovarian [...]

#KnowAskAct – Ovarian Cancer Awareness Week2018-02-13T19:50:17+10:00

Pillow Talk

2018-01-18T06:50:11+10:00

Are you having difficulty getting to sleep at nights because of a sore neck? Are you waking up in the morning with neck pain or a headache? Or are you just restless and can never seem to get comfortable in bed? Neck pain, shoulder pain, headaches are just a few issues that can arise from [...]

Pillow Talk2018-01-18T06:50:11+10:00

Good Mental Health

2018-11-14T09:19:48+10:00

Today’s blog is all about mental wellness. Anxiety, depression, and suicide prevention are 3 areas Movember is shining the spotlight on, with fundraising efforts going into awareness, research and mental health programs that target these problems. Unfortunately, the stats don’t lie: 1 in 2 Australian men will have a mental health problem at some point [...]

Good Mental Health2018-11-14T09:19:48+10:00

Testicular Cancer

2018-11-07T11:10:49+10:00

Ok, today we are going to get straight to the point… Guys you need to get into the routine of checking your testicles aka “the crown jewels”. Testicular cancer is the 2nd most common cancer affecting men aged between 18-40. In today’s blog we are going to look at the risk factors, assessment, symptoms, treatment [...]

Testicular Cancer2018-11-07T11:10:49+10:00

Prostate Health Awareness

2018-10-31T11:58:11+10:00

Today is the first day of Movember! Not only is Movember about growing weird and wonderful mos, it's about raising awareness and funds for Men's Health issues. The first in our Movember series is looking at... Prostate Health. What is the Prostate? The prostate is a small gland that sits below your bladder and on [...]

Prostate Health Awareness2018-10-31T11:58:11+10:00

Arthritis Pain and Cold Weather

2017-07-20T08:55:18+10:00

Well... we are in the middle of winter and the temperatures don’t seem to be rising any time soon. The short days, frosty mornings and icy winds are unfortunately all part of winter in Melbourne. For most of us, the cold is just annoying because it makes our morning commute uncomfortable and makes sitting in [...]

Arthritis Pain and Cold Weather2017-07-20T08:55:18+10:00