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Holiday stress

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Coping with the stress of Christmas | Families | ReachOut Australia

Christmas is meant to be a time of celebration, but the ‘season of goodwill’ can easily slip into ill-will and a tonne of stress.

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5 new years resolutions | Setting goals | ReachOut Australia

When were swept up in the cheer of the holiday season, its tempting to make overly ambitious resolutions for the new year.

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Travelling with children

Travelling with children can be challenging but a little bit of preparation goes a long way. Here are tips and advice to make your trip fun, safe and stress-free.

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Dementia Australia | Taking a break

Caring for someone with dementia can be physically and emotionally tiring and stressful. Families and carers can easily become isolated, particularly if they are unable to leave the person they are caring for. Regular breaks mean that you can have a rest, go out, attend to business or go on a holiday and gives carers something to look forward to and experiences to look back on.

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Planning holidays with kids | Raising Children Network

Holidays with kids are a great time for your family to enjoy time together. Heres how to plan holidays so you can all make the most of your time off.

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Post traumatic stress disorder (PSTD) experience | myVMC

Tom experienced nightmares and seizures from post traumatic stress disorder after the Vietnam war. He tells the story of his pain and road to recovery.

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Travelling with medicines information video | myVMC

Taking essential medicines on holidays is important, but travelling or flying with medicines does not mean you should avoid seeing a doctor on holidays.

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Asthma and travelling -

If you have asthma, find out how best to prepare for a holiday and manage your asthma while away.

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Personal stories Caring for someone with incontinence Continence Foundation of Australia

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Kids' Health - Topics - Going to boarding school

Sometimes kids can't go home every night so they 'board' or live at school during term time and go home during the holidays.

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