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Loved Ones Cut The Deepest: Emotional Abuse

It is quite normal for us to shape our reality around those who have had an influence over our lives. This can be caregivers, friends or romantic partners. This is where we can get our self-worth and status from and learn how to behave and react, how to connect, and what to expect out of others.  The majority of us... Read More

by katie , 4 hours ago

Health, Newsfeed

Healthier Kids Menus Coming Soon to the Local Area

Queensland cafés and restaurants will be empowered to offer healthier menus for children, thanks to the state’s first Healthy Kids Menu initiative, launched by Health and Wellbeing Queensland. Launched in July, this new initiative will see Queensland venues participating in the program offer healthier menu options for children so it’s easier for families to make healthier food and drink choices... Read More

by katie , 3 days ago

Community, Health

Don’t Ever Think All Is Lost

Feeling isolated, alone, judged and misunderstood are commonplace for those who experience depression and anxiety. Finding others who have had similar experiences and personal knowledge to talk to is very difficult. Would it be beneficial to spend time with others who have struggled too? Would it be helpful having a place where no explanations are necessary, where there is no... Read More

by katie , 4 days ago

Health

Why would you want a compounded medicine?

The demand for professional compounding has increased as healthcare professionals and patients realise that the “one size fits all approach” of commercially available medications do not meet the needs of many patients. These patients often have a better response to a customised dosage form made specifically for them. Compounding allows the doctor and patient to be totally in control of... Read More

by katie , 4 days ago

Health

Welcome To Parenthood!

Since 1984, North West Private Hospital in Everton Park has supported thousands through their pregnancy, birthing and early parenting journey. Some of the team share insights… The role of partners in caring for newborns has changed significantly in the last few decades, says North West Private Maternity Services Manager Kim Pickering. “We really see the benefits of a family-centric approach,... Read More

by katie , 4 days ago

Health

Welcome to parenthood!

Since 1984, North West Private Hospital in Everton Park has supported thousands through their pregnancy, birthing and early parenting journey. Some of the team share insights… The role of partners in caring for newborns has changed significantly in the last few decades, says North West Private Maternity Services Manager Kim Pickering. “We really see the benefits of a family-centric approach,... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

Community, Health

Paws For Effect

More than mere companions, assistance dogs are often credited with offering hope in times of darkness. Sarah-Jane* once enjoyed a life that others could only dream of. As a professional fitness instructor, Sarah-Jane was paid to spend her days in the outdoors. Yet after being admitted to hospital for a routine operation, Sarah-Jane would find herself unable to move her... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

Health, Newsfeed

A Mighty Milestone for Fab Fun Fitness!

This October, Fabulous Physical Fun will celebrate a remarkable 15 years of providing fitness classes to locals in Ferny Grove and surrounds. When Bonnie first began training sessions in the hall at Upper Kedron, she never imagined her business would grow to form such an extensive community in the area. The studio is situated next to Coles, at the Ferny... Read More

by katie , 3 weeks ago

Health

Leisure Centre Renos Revealed

There has been no winter hibernation for the Albany Creek Leisure Centre this year with dramatic renovations taking place over the cooler months. This community favourite was well overdue for a face-lift with the last upgrades occurring in 2014. Renovations commenced in April, and works included; Demolishing and reinstating new concourse around 50m pool. Repainting the 50m and leisure pools.... Read More

by katie , 3 weeks ago

Health, Sponsored

Wellbeing Through Sound

Tuning forks when struck with a mallet or hockey puck produce a vibration or tone that is intended to relax the body, calm an over active mind and assist with deepening meditation, Biofield Tuning session or Sound Healing also known as Sound Therapy. During a Biofield Tuning or Sound session the body and field of the receiver (you) absorbs the... Read More

by Editorial Team , 2 months ago

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