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Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, a condition in which normal brain function is lost. Symptoms Alzheimer’s

Hallucinations and false ideas in dementia

People with dementia sometimes experience a range of conditions in which they do not experience things as they really are.

Dementia: what is it?

Dementia describes a collection of symptoms that are caused by disorders affecting the brain. It is not one specific disease.

Vascular dementia

What is vascular dementia? Vascular dementia is a general term describing problems with reasoning, planning, judgement, memory and other thinking

Brain ageing and dementia

Like the rest of the body, the brain changes as we age. Scientists are starting to shed light on some

Osteoporosis: what it does to your bones

Osteoporosis is a condition that affects bones, making them less dense, more fragile and prone to fractures. Some people have

Neuropathic pain

Neuropathic pain (nerve pain) affects about one in every 20 people in Australia. It is caused by damage to nerves

Osteoporosis treatment options

Osteoporosis treatment improves bone strength and reduces your chances of breaking a bone. Treatment choice is based on your age,

Cataracts

A cataract is a clouding (opaqueness) of the normally clear lens of the eye, which can interfere with vision. Cataracts

Rheumatoid arthritis: prescription medicines

If you have rheumatoid arthritis (RA), prescription medicines will be an important part of your treatment plan. Although these medicines

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