Prolonging Your Passions – How to Maintain Your Lifestyle As You Get Older

For many, growing older it’s one of the most exciting life chapters yet. As we age, it is important to maintain our lifestyle, interests and activities for both our physical and mental health. While for some, our social groups may be slowing down, it can be difficult to maintain the same level of interest or activity. If slowing down isn’t something you are interested in, then consider these simple tips to help maintain your lifestyle as you age. Keep active Physical exercise and activities are incredibly important as you get…

Dengue Fever: Symptoms, Causes and Prevention – Are Australians at Risk?

In the past years, Australia has seen an increase in dengue cases. This can be caused by a number of factors, but according to the federal Health Department, the primary cause is the increase in the number of travels taken by locals to Southeast Asia. What is Dengue? Dengue is a viral disease found in different parts of the world. The disease comes from a mosquito, specifically the Aedes aegypti mosquito, when it bites a person with its virus. There are four kinds of dengue viruses and a person who…