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Mental health goes door-to-door

Ballajura Beechboro mental health

PERTH’S eastern suburbs of Ballajura and Beechboro have been chosen for a targeted national survey into mental health. ‘People connectors’ are going door-to-door from now until August to talk with locals about their mental health and link them with services ...

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Life with lipoedema

WHEN Katie Turner found out there was no cure or treatment for her chronic medical condition, she went on a mission to find answers and help others like herself. For the first time in her life, the High Wycombe mother-of-two ...

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Revolutionary technology a WA first

Midland hospital

MIDLAND hospital based Perth Radiological Clinic recently introduced a cutting-edge piece of equipment, only the second of its kind in Australia. Doctor Stephen Melsom said the high-tech Revolution Ascend CT scanner, based at St John of God Midland hospital, could ...

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Standing up to cancer

By Melissa Sheil A HIGH Wycombe family will be firing up the barbie and getting the golf clubs out this weekend in an effort to fundraise for a cause close to their hearts. Diane and Neil Hobbs are in their ...

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Eight hour wait times at hospital

By Rebecca Peppiatt HIGH demand on the emergency department at St John of God Hospital in Midland has seen patients asked to wait outside before they can be sent through for treatment, with others experiencing wait times up to eight ...

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Still no water in Bullsbrook

Rebecca Peppiatt MEMBER for Swan Hills Jessica Shaw launched a scathing attack on the Federal Government in parliament last week over ongoing water contamination issues in West Bullsbrook. The State member spoke passionately on September 9 in defence of residents ...

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Midland clinic opens

By Rebecca Peppiatt THERE were long queues inside Midland’s Centrepoint this week, but they weren’t lining up for a not-to-be-missed shopping deal. WA’s newest COVID vaccine clinic opened for business on Monday next to the Woolworths store and the shopping ...

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Ollie fights for Blue Army

By Melissa Sheil AT only 11 years old, Wattle Grove resident Ollie Sherlock has managed to raise more than $3000 in a month for a charity close to his heart. Throughout July, Ollie biked, ran and walked 50km to raise ...

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Vintage never looked so good

DARLING Range Seniors Hub (DRSH) put on a show this week, opting to give back to the community in style. The not-for-profit organised Recycled Style: A Fashion Show on Wednesday, August 11, a runway charity event aimed to promote connectivity ...

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