Health Articles

We’ve brought together many of our favourite articles published by our nurses and industry partners, including information sourced from leading healthcare manufacturers.

These articles focus on incontinencewound care and nutrition. In sharing this general advice, we hope to help you or someone you care for manage and improve your everyday health.

Tips For Summer With Children

Tips For Summer With ChildrenFor a healthy summer with growing children, it is important to remember, your child grows at an astonishing rate. These rapid changes mean they require a constant supply of good nutrients and regular movement, in order for healthy growth...

Your wounds & the silly season

Your Wounds & The Silly SeasonWhile most people are planning to spend time with family and friends, those with current or previous chronic wounds need to consider how to balance their treatment and prevention regimes with parties, time away from home and the...

Myth busting: Disabilities and Sex

Myth busting: Disabilities and Sex  Feeling connected with others is a fundamental human need for all people. Sexuality is one aspect of being human that helps people connect. It is a natural part of living and can be fun for everyone, including people living with a...

Dietary Requirements For Children

Diet is incredibly important for children to grow and develop. The Australian Dietary Guidelines recommend that children achieve and maintain a healthy diet, weight, be physically active and consume adequate amounts of nutritious food and drinks to meet their energy...

Malnutrition And The Festive Season

Nourishing Older Bodies over the Festive Season   Summer and Christmas holidays are an opportunity to spend quality time with loved ones and reconnect with older friends or relatives. It might also be a time where we have a chance to notice changes in a person....