A US study suggests goal-driven people are less susceptible to dementia.
Research & Clinical
People with dementia can contribute meaningful and reliable information about their ‘quality of life’ and should be given more opportunity to do so according to a groundbreaking Australian pilot study.
A detailed investigation into the transfer of elderly patients from hospitals to aged care facilities suggests hospital staff do not provide adequate care.
A comprehensive report examining the expectations of Australian baby boomers, has confirmed what many in the industry already suspected: this cohort wants to continue to work and live independently for as long as possible.
Tasmanian researchers secure a $290,000 grant for a project to ensure Australia’s ageing population does not become a burden on society.
BenSoc has launched a series of briefings to assist community care providers put research into practice.
A Melbourne neuropsychologist says Australians are ageing prematurely because they don’t keep their brains active.