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Pharmaceuticals, pharmacists and profits: the Pharmacy Guild perspective | Issue 5 | Volume 37 | Australian Prescriber

The Guild strongly supports an enhanced role for pharmacists and is putting significant work into developing new primary healthcare models for community...

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Alzheimer's Australia | Using respite care

Respite careenables families and carers to have a rest, go out, attend to business or go on a holiday. Many people find that a regular break means that they can recharge and avoid burn out. It also gives a person with dementia an opportunity to socialise and meet other people. The Government funds many different types of respite to help families and carers. If you want to know more about what respite is available in your area there are a number of organisations that can help you.

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Managing hepatitis C in general practice | Issue 2 | Volume 40 | Australian Prescriber | Australian Prescriber

What are the essential steps in treating hepatitis C in primary care and when should you refer patients with hepatitis C to a specialist or liver clinic?

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Treatment Options

Your kidneys are very important but sometimes they can stop working. A sudden drop in kidney function is called acute kidney failure. I

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Our work in childhood and educational settings

beyondblue has developed a range of programs for use in early childhood, primary and secondary schools, and tertiary settings.

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Dementia (Alzheimer's disease) carers' information video | myVMC

Caring for people with dementia or Alzheimer's disease is challenging. This video presents practical strategies for caring for Alzheimer's carers.

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Download SenseAbility

SenseAbility is a strengths-based resilience program designed for those working with young Australians aged 12-18 years. It consists of a suite of modules developed to enhance and maintain emotional and psychological resilience.

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Alzheimer's Australia | Early diagnosis of dementia

The importance of early diagnosis of dementia and information about the diagnosis process. This information may be helpful to people who have concerns about dementia or to those who are concerned about their family members or friends.

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Miracle Babies - Financial Assistance

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Carers NSW - Other events

ARTFUL, run by the Museum of Contemporary Art, is a free program for people living with dementia and their carers, which focuses on creating new connections and providing life enriching experiences through creative engagement with contemporary art.

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