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With every passing moment cracks in the aged care system widen leaving vulnerable older Australians in an increasingly deplorable position.
I will never forget traveling with my niece over a decade ago from Melbourne to Sydney after she had received a B-Cell infusion to treat a chronic illness.
By Catherine Beadnell
After clocking off from her routine night shift at one of Australia’s typical nursing homes carer Yvonne (not her real name) heads back to her house and invariably collapses from exhaustion.
Australia has established a new cervical screening process based on recommendations by Australia’s independent Medical Services Advisory Committee (MSAC).