12.1.2022 – Vicki Rozos

Spotlight
Spotlight
12.1.2022 - Vicki Rozos
/

Vicki Rozos, local Blacktown Dentist of 30 years, member Clinical Council for WentWest Ltd. and Peer Advisor at the Australian Dental Association of NSW joins Jim and Darryn to talk all about the Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS). Vicki explains the scheme where children between the ages of 0 and 17 are able to claim […]

22.12.2021 – Dr. Narjes Gorjizadeh

Spotlight
Spotlight
22.12.2021 - Dr. Narjes Gorjizadeh
/

Dr. Narjes Gorjizadeh is a PhD research scientist, certified meditation and mindfulness teacher, life coach, and global speaker. She received her PhD degree in materials science from Tōhoku University in Japan. Based on a decade of extensive study and research, her unique model for living a happy and fulfilling life bridges the gap between ancient […]

22.12.2021 – David Sexton

Spotlight
Spotlight
22.12.2021 - David Sexton
/

David Sexton, CEO WeFlex Pty Ltd shares with Jim and Darryn What WeFlex is, a profit for purpose organisation which connects those living with disability to personal trainers who are accredited with fit for purpose accreditation from WeFlex.

Unpacking vaping in schools: a community consultation project

What is involved if you choose to take part? Your school’s involvement in this study is voluntary, and if you choose not to participate this will not impact on your relationship with the PERU team.  If you choose to take part, we will require the school to send an email and Participant Information Sheet, which […]

Collective Leisure – Sportability Club

In Celebration of ‘International Day of People with Disability’ last Friday we launched of the Collective Leisure Sportability Club. The club will deliver multi-sport and well-being activities for children and young people with a disability aged between 5 to 18 years of age. This includes people with a learning disability, physical or sensory impairments. A […]

8.12.2021 – Prof Steve Macfarlane

Spotlight
Spotlight
8.12.2021 - Prof Steve Macfarlane
/

Prof Steve Macfarlane, Head of Clinical Services, The Dementia Centre, HammondCare talks with Jim and Darryn about the important topic of dementia, signs of early onset dementia and how to get assessed by your GP. If someone you know has a confirmed diagnosis of dementia they may be able to take part in clinical trials being […]

Reopening of Westmead Palliative Care ward must not be delayed any longer

Earlier this year in October 2021, the Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD) Chief Executive, Mr Graeme Loy, was reported to announce in a staff meeting that the Westmead Hospital dedicated stand-alone Palliative Care ward would reopen. This was after a ministerial review was called after a long campaign of advocacy led by Dr Philip […]

24.11.2021 – David Burns

Spotlight
Spotlight
24.11.2021 - David Burns
/

David Burns, Founder and CEO, Collective Leisure speaks with Jim and Darryn about the importance of health and activity to combat the prevalence of common diseases like diabetes. David shares of the many programs run by Collective Leisure.

17.11.2021 – Sara Walling

Spotlight
Spotlight
17.11.2021 - Sara Walling
/

Sara Walling, professional trainer and founder of meVSme shares how she go started in meVSme, how you can get involved, and plans for the future of meVSme.

Landmark changes improving access to life saving cervical screenings

As we mark Cervical Cancer Awareness Week, the Morrison Government is ensuring all people eligible for a cervical screening test will be able to collect their own sample from 1 July 2022. Self-collection allows women to use a simple swab, similar to a COVID swab, to take a screening sample themselves instead of having a […]