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The nurse bringing joy to the elderly during COVID-19

By DANIEL LO SURDO For Jarrod Wolhuter, the onset of the COVID-19 formed an unlikely intersection between his two main passions: nursing and barbering.  One year before the pandemic began, Wolhuter, a 37-year-old Kingsford resident, started his barbering business after noticing the benefits of a hot towel shave and a nice haircut for patients in […]

Staying Pawsitive: Why pets are the perfect pick me up

By DANIEL LO SURDO An uptick in animal companionship during the Sydney COVID-19 lockdowns has been hailed as a saving grace for Sydneysiders seeking purpose and routine in the absence of conventional work and recreation regimes. Cat Protection Society of NSW CEO Kristina Vesk has witnessed the joy that pet adoption has brought people forced […]