Sunday, June 23, 2024

Health

Ku-ring-gai to host brain health summit

NSW Ku-ring-gai Council will next month co-host a health summit focussing on the impacts of and treatments for chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). The summit will bring together...

Balonne council eyes sustainable GP solution

Balonne Shire Council is working with local health bodies, South West Hospital & Health Service, Western Queensland Primary Health Network and the St George...

Origin contributes $5m to new Jerilderie medical centre

Murrumbidgee Council, together with Origin Energy (Origin), have announced Jerilderie’s proposed new medical centre is a significant step closer to becoming a reality. The project...

Rockhampton welcomes region’s first community hospice

Rockhampton Regional Council has welcomed the region's first community palliative care facility, as the Fitzroy Community Hospice (FCH) prepares to open its doors to...

City of Whittlesea to become Home Care Package provider

Older residents in the City of Whittlesea local government area are set to benefit from an expansion of Ageing Well Program services to include...

Asbestos found in Broadmeadows reserve

Testing has confirmed a sample collected from Seabrook Reserve at Broadmeadows in the Hume City Council area on Friday has returned a positive result...

Dubbo motel snapped up for visiting health workers

The Western NSW Local Health District (WNSWLHD) has purchased a motel in Dubbo to provide vital accommodation for health workers working and visiting the...

EPA to inspect Cranbourne asbestos site today

EPA Victoria inspectors will today attend a City of Casey Council reserve following the discovery of small pieces of bonded asbestos-containing material in a...

Gold Coast council works to manage sewage spill

City of Gold Coast Council is working with environmental regulators following the detection of a sewage spill in the north of the City last...

Bag half full for EPA Victoria asbestos investigation

EPA Victoria says it has found "less than half a shopping bag" of suspect materials in its inspection of more than 30 parks and...

Mosquito-borne virus detected in Pilbara

Residents and travellers are being urged to protect themselves against mosquito bites, following detection of Murray Valley encephalitis virus (MVEV) in the Pilbara region...

Murray Valley encephalitis warning for NT

A NT Health virus surveillance program has detected Murray Valley encephalitis (MVE) in the Top End and Barkly regions. MVE is an uncommon but potentially...

Ross River virus detected in Griffith

Griffith City Council is advising residents and visitors in the area to take precautions to avoid mosquito bites, with the first detection of the...

Hornsby council launches staff mental wellness program

Sydney's Hornsby Shire Council has launched an innovative new support program aimed at reducing the stigma of mental health and promoting conversation on the...

Wagga council shows support for endometriosis campaign

Wagga Wagga City Council is showing its support for endometriosis sufferers by lighting trees with a golden glow for the month of March as...