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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and dementia

Find out more about dementia and how it affects Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from Mark Wenitong, one of Australia's longest standing and respected indigenous doctors.

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How is dementia diagnosed? - video transcript

How is dementia diagnosed? - video transcript

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Video: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and dementia

Watch these videos to learn from an expert how dementia affects Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and mental health

Aboriginal and Torres Strait People still face many disadvantages in terms of education, employment and earning power; which continue to erode the social and emotional wellbeing of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

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This Reconciliation Week, celebrate the good news in indigenous health

The health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people has seen several improvements in recent years. To mark Reconciliation Week, here are 6 good news stories.

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Indigenous health

The services described on this page are designed to improve access to healthcare for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

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Groups at higher risk of developing COVID-19

Frequently asked questions about which groups are at higher risk of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

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Health Care Homes program

Health Care Homes are designed to coordinate healthcare for people with long-term, complex health conditions.

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Pneumonia prevention

There are vaccines which reduce the risk of getting pneumonia. Learn why vaccination is recommended as a prevention for people in at risk groups.

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South Australia rural and remote health services

South Australia’s rural and remote health services are very important to the 1 in 5 SA residents who live outside the greater Adelaide metro area.

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