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  1. The dangers of sitting: why sitting is the new smoking

    22 Aug 2018

    The less sitting or lying down you do during the day, the better your chances for living a healthy life...

  2. Exercise and stretching in the office (video) [video]

    13 Oct 2015 Exercise and stretching in the office (video)

    Sitting behind a desk all day doesn't mean you can't exercise...

    Duration: 3:42

    Tags:
    • Video library,
    • Exercise and fitness,
    • Work,
    • Work - Active living and work,
    • Keeping active,
    • Keeping active - Keeping active throughout life
  3. Post Acute Care Program

    26 Jun 2017

    The Post Acute Care (PAC) Program provides short-term services and support for those who need extra help at home after a public hospital stay...

  4. Secrets to healthy ageing (slideshow)

    04 Apr 2019 Secrets to healthy ageing (slideshow)

    Experts say the key to living well into our 80s and 90s is making a commitment to live healthily. Check out these simple ideas and embrace your senior years!...

  5. Skin care and preventing pressure sores in hospital

    26 Jul 2019

    During a stay in hospital, your skin may be affected by staying in bed or sitting in one position for too long, your mobility, your hydration and diet, and your physical condition...

  6. Donna, Lived Experience Manager, Geelong [video]

    Former radiographer Donna Matthews has experienced many mental health challenges as a result of trauma from early in her childhood. During a hospitalisation in her 30s, the kindness of a fellow mental...

    Duration: 3:20

  7. Peter, retired detective sergeant, Melbourne [video]

    It can be a real struggle on some days but if you get through that day the next day is normally ok. You’ve got to ride the humps and the bumps.”...

    Duration: 3:53

    Tags:
    • Mental illness,
    • Mental illness - Living with mental illness,
    • Mental illness - Mental illness explained
  8. Preventing falls in hospital

    22 Jul 2019 Preventing falls in hospital

    All patients are vulnerable to falls regardless of age, although as you get older, there is a higher risk of falling...

  9. Darce, café worker, Glenroy [video]

    Now in my life I see a lot of light. I feel genuinely happy, it’s not a mask I wear.” Darce is a mental health advocate and has been diagnosed with borderline personality disorder. Watch Darce’s story...

    Duration: 2:54

    Tags:
    • Mental illness,
    • Mental illness - Living with mental illness,
    • Mental illness - Mental illness explained
  10. Helping a child with a disability with everyday activities

    29 Jun 2017

    If you have a child with a disability you can help improve their communication and movement by encouraging them to take part in daily activities...