Community & relationships

Worried your parent might have dementia? How to spot the signs, and what to do next

From recognising the warning signs to knowing what to do after a diagnosis, Professor Peter Gonski helps us understand dementia, and shares advice on how to help our parents stay independent for longer.

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Community & relationships

Relationships, social connections and the effects of loneliness on your parents

Loneliness has a mental and physical impact on our wellbeing—and, unfortunately, can become more common as we age. Our experts explain how you can help your parents build a sense of connection.

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Community & relationships

The longer-term considerations for your parents' post-retirement finances

It may be tough to talk to your parents about how they'll fund their care and accommodation as they age, but it's an important factor in their post-retirement financial planning.

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Community & relationships

Worried your parent might have dementia? How to spot the signs, and what to do next

From recognising the warning signs to knowing what to do after a diagnosis, Professor Peter Gonski helps us understand dementia, and shares advice on how to help our parents stay independent for longer.

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Community & relationships

Relationships, social connections and the effects of loneliness on your parents

Loneliness has a mental and physical impact on our wellbeing—and, unfortunately, can become more common as we age. Our experts explain how you can help your parents build a sense of connection.

Read more
Community & relationships

The longer-term considerations for your parents' post-retirement finances

It may be tough to talk to your parents about how they'll fund their care and accommodation as they age, but it's an important factor in their post-retirement financial planning.

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Community & relationships

Helping your ageing parents get the support they need—without the pushback

Suggesting to your parents that they might need some in-home help can be a minefield. Our experts discuss how to broach the topic, and share some of the support that's available.

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Health

Tips to keep on top of your insurance premium

While private health premium increases are never welcomed, they are necessary to keep pace with the rising cost of healthcare. We look into why premiums are reviewed annually and ways to manage the cost.

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What is Real Wellbeing?

Measuring what matters: wellbeing and our economy

Australian Unity Wellbeing Index research demonstrates a clear connection between our economy and our wellbeing. Our experts unpack the results.

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What is Real Wellbeing?

Supporting our care workforce

The demand for professional carers is growing rapidly—but how do care organisations attract and retain these vital employees? The Australian Unity Wellbeing Index has some insights.

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Health

Be heart smart

Some simple lifestyle changes can play a vital role in protecting your ticker.

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