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The safe use of medicines within multicultural communities is the main focus of Multicultural Health Week this year. Research shows that people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds experience higher rates of adverse outcomes from poor medication management, including medication related hospital admissions. Consultations with key stakeholders identified that people from multicultural communities often […]

The lockdown has forced couples, friends and family to stay apart, and there are fewer chances to celebrate – but life goes on and we have no choice but to get innovative to express our feelings of joy and love. Let Yunan’s new song “Saath” be an open declaration of happiness and love !!! (that […]

The National Mental Health Commission (NMHC) today announced #GettingThroughThisTogether – a national conversation to support the mental health and wellbeing of Australians as the uncertainty around COVID-19 continues. #GettingThroughThisTogether builds on the success of #InThisTogether launched in response to the pandemic in March, and acknowledges the continuing challenges for many Australians, as we navigate the […]

The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) is helping culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) patients, including those who speak Hindi, access care from a GP during the COVID-19 pandemic. It comes following GP concerns about CALD patients avoiding medical care due to fear of the COVID-19 virus, while also bearing the brunt of the […]

Another home video during lockdown… My mum told me off for not ironing my duvet covers before filming. Sorry Mama! Apologies to anyone who was offended lol 😉 Arjun English lyrics, music production and video by Arjun Original song credits: Song – Shayad Movie – Love Aaj Kal Starring – Kartik Aaryan Sara Ali Khan […]

With more than 80,000 participants across 137 countries, the rapidly growing Collaborative Outcomes Study of Health And Functioning During Infection Times (COH-FIT) has the power to reveal similarities and differences in how people are responding to the pandemic across the globe, and suggest how these may be influenced by age, gender, culture, rate of community […]

A 3D-visualisation of soap destroying the coronavirus is a poignant reminder that simply washing your hands can help stem the pandemic, UNSW academics say. “With the threat of the second wave upon us, simple hygiene is something everyone can do to prevent the spread of the virus,” says Professor Pall Thordarson, from UNSW Science. “Soap can destroy […]

Beja Beja is a romantic , drive song with Punjabi Pop influences that make it a delightful repeat listen. The song is composed, sung and written by Abeer Arora and the music is produced by popular British Indian composer, singer & filmy scorer Manj Musik, who has churned out chartbusters such as Laal Ghaghra from […]

Australians’ experiences of COVID-19 have played out over social media, with many using the platforms to express the highs and lows of life in lockdown as well as charting the focal points of the pandemic. An analysis from Monash University, released today, has revealed the needs and concerns of Australian social media users at various […]

The NSW Government will tighten COVID-19 restrictions around “higher risk” activities as the pandemic enters a new phase of community transmission. From 12:01am Friday, 24 July the following rules will be in force as NSW enters a state of ‘COVID normal’. · Compliance measures introduced to pubs will be extended to restaurants, bars cafés and […]

The NSW Government is urging bushwalkers to and other outdoor enthusiasts to conduct their activities with adequate planning and safety equipment, as record numbers visit the beautiful Blue Mountains National Park. Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott called for bushwalkers to ensure they took adequate safety equipment in case they needed assistance. “You […]

As far as 2020 goes so far, there really hasn’t been much in the way of good news. One of the few ‘feel good’ stories to come out of the COVID19 social lockdown was hearing that animal shelters and rescue groups were experiencing record numbers of adoptions. It seems that many people decided the prospect […]

Researchers at IITB-Monash Research Academy are using novel flood mapping technology to predict the impacts of extreme rainfall on high-risk communities in India.  PhD student Kesav Unnithan has used available satellite data to observe rainfall events and water runoff to predict the likelihood of flooding across a large geographical area. The 2018 floods in Kerala […]

Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum at Ultimo will continue to welcome visitors to its world renowned exhibits, with the NSW Government today announcing it will remain open and operate alongside the new state-of-the-art facility planned for Western Sydney. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Treasurer Dominic Perrottet said the decision would ensure Sydney had two world-class facilities and […]

The second major WestConnex project, the $4.3 billion New M5 tunnels between Beverly Hills and St Peters, is scheduled to open in the early hours of Sunday morning. Premier Gladys Berejiklian said final safety checks are being carried out on the 9km twin tunnels, which will help get South Western Sydney moving again. “Motorists will […]