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Matt Thistlethwaite set to win another term in Kingsford Smith, Labor to form a government

By SWAGATALAKSHMI ROYCHOWDURY Incumbent Labor member Matt Thistlethwaite looks set to win another term representing Kingsford Smith and the southern parts of the eastern suburbs in Canberra following Saturday's election.  Kingsford Smith is considered a safe Labor seat, with the party having held the seat since its creation in 1949 and Thistlethwaite being the member since […]

Downsizing dementia’s demands

BY JADE MORELLINI Dementia Australia has embraced the introduction of new guidelines which aim to personalise and reduce treatments for each individual suffering from dementia. Evidence has indicated that people with dementia have multiple health conditions and this has led to a number of medications being prescribed which may in fact be causing more harm […]