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Angelman syndrome

Angelman syndrome is a rare genetic disorder that causes physical and intellectual disability. Learn about therapies that can improve the quality of life of those affected.

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Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are animals trained to help people who are living with physical disabilities to move around and do everyday activities. They are also called service dogs. Read more about assistance dogs.

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How to live with arthritis

If you have been diagnosed with arthritis, you can discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.

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Living with cerebral palsy

Trusted information about living with cerebral palsy.

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Fragile X syndrome

Trusted information about fragile X syndrome from leading Australian health organisations, including links to better start program and intellectual disabilities.

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Living with Parkinson’s disease

Trusted information and advice for people living with Parkinson's disease, including help with diet, exercise, work and relationships.

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How to prepare your home if you have a chronic disease or serious illness

This page includes information on home modifications, medical equipment at home, telephone services, emergency call systems and sources of funding.

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Rett syndrome

Rett syndrome causes intellectual and physical disability. It’s been described relatively recently, so it’s not known how it progresses to middle age.

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Living with depression

If you have been diagnosed with depression, discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.

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The kitchen and dementia

Trusted information about how to prepare and change the kitchen to make it safe and comfortable for people with dementia

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