What we know about ‘Long COVID’ or, post Covid-19 condition in 2022

Post-COVID condition or ‘Long COVID’ can be characterised by ongoing symptoms following acute COVID-19 illness. Evidence and understanding of the condition are still emerging, however those who have experienced prior severe COVID-19, are of older age, female sex, and with pre-existing physical and mental health disorders appear most at risk. The most often reported symptoms […]

First Nations People of Australia – End of life care at Calvary Riverina

Palliative Care Australia1 believes quality end of life care can only be realised when it is culturally appropriate to the needs of the individual and their family. Australian First Nations people, comprise of hundreds of cultural groupings with distinct languages and histories, as such, it can be difficult for non-Indigenous healthcare workers to successfully provide […]