Fatigue is a feeling of both physical and mental tiredness, often described as exhaustion or a complete lack of energy. It is normal to experience tiredness from time to time, such as at the end of a busy day, afterread more..
by Lynn Griffiths, 54 years old In hindsight I know I’d had the symptoms of fibromyalgia lurking in the background since I was a teenager. Fibromyalgia symptoms can come and go with long periods in-between. This is what made itread more..
by Paul Teeuwen-Green, 40 years old Does Fibromyalgia own you or are we able to take back that ownership? This is the big question for me. What are we able to do in order to take back this ownership? Howread more..
The Journal of Rheumatology has produced an interesting article entitled, Surfing for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Perspectives on Quality and Content of Information on the Internet. The objective of the article, was to determine the quality and content of English language Internet informationread more..
The Gregory and Dolores Farrell Scholarships, which are administered by Northcott Disability Services, are offered to assist students with a physical disability and who use a wheelchair for mobility, with the costs of undertaking university studies. Four scholarships, up toread more..
COTA NSW & the International Federation on Ageing are jointly hosting a forum: “Strengthening The Rights of Older People” 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Thursday 24th November, 2011. Mitchell Theatre, Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, Level 1, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney 2000.read more..
Agreement/Genetic Testing – Genetics Working Party A five-year Pathology Funding Agreement between the Australian Government and the pathology sector came into effect on 1 July 2011. The agreement provides for growth in pathology expenditure of around 5% per year overread more..
Workshop: Wednesday 23 November 2011 The purpose of this workshop is to find ways of improving consumer use of antibiotics, to reduce the spread of antimicrobial resistance. More and more illnesses have stopped responding to antibiotics and the problem isread more..
The obesity epidemic is one of the most important public health challenges facing Australia today. Over the last 20 years the prevalence of obesity and overweight has increased dramatically with nearly two in three Australian adults (1) and one inread more..
You are invited to attend a seminar designed to assist patients and their families: manage the risk of osteoporotic fracture understand the diagnosis and management of this silent disease Presented by HELLO and proudly supported by Osteoporosis Australia. When: Sundayread more..