Sage Institute of Aged Care » Massage Blog: Tips, Info & Advice

Aged Care Blog: Tips, Info & Advice

Metformin anti-ageing drug could see us living longer to 120

Metformin anti-ageing drug could see us living longer to 120

Forget your inheritance. It’s never going to happen. If new scientific discoveries prove correct, we may end up living longer than we’d ever dreamed. Okay, maybe not forever. We’ll all eventually shuffle off this mortal coil; however, recently scientists have discovered the remarkable longevity benefits of a commonly used diabetes medication called

Read more

How to live longer: 7 tips on health and happiness from Centenarians

How to live longer: 7 tips on health and happiness from Centenarians

How to live to 100? That is the big question. Is it luck? Good genes? Two glasses of red every night? No one has a straightforward answer, but plenty of people wish they did. There are so many contributing factors: genes, health, diet, careers, lifestyles, exposure to pollutants, chemicals, too many Kardashians, too

Read more

True Colours: Elderly LGBTI People Fear Coming out Again in Aged Care

True Colours: Elderly LGBTI People Fear Coming out Again in Aged Care

Arrest, imprisonment, attempted “cure” treatments and psychiatric incarceration are just some of the possibilities our older lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex community members (LGBTI) faced if they would dare come out some 40 years ago. Many still carry the emotional scars from such traumatic times and fear they will have to “re-enter

Read more

Get started with your new career in Aged Care

Call now on 1300 993 993