Archive for the ‘Lifestyle’ Category

Chronic Condition Self Management Support Service

01 Oct 2013

Adelaide Hills Community Health Service is now offering a Chronic Condition Self Management Support Service funded through the Better Care in the Community (BCC) Program. BCC aims to reduce hospital admissions and length of hospital stay by improving the capacity of people in the community with chronic conditions to self manage optimally.

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New NHMRC Dietary Guidelines

21 May 2013

Focus on physical activity for preventing weight gain or losing weight.

60% of Australian adults are now overweight or obese. If current trends continue in Australia, it is estimated that by 2025, 83% of men and 75% of women aged over 20 years will be overweight or obese.

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