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Struggling with Severe Mental Illness: The Story of Maisie

Struggling with Severe Mental Illness: The Story of Maisie

[Sally Bourke]: Maisie is extremely clever. Very creative, very entertaining. [Maisie Bourke]: Can we make it more like a mountain? [Sally Bourke]: But, she’s always been challenging. She’s always just pushed the limits and boundaries. But she’s so loving and she’s got a lovely character. That I never thought there was some label that needed […]

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The Disease Detectives Stop Outbreaks at Their Source

The Disease Detectives Stop Outbreaks at Their Source

– [Narrator] If a disease breaks out anywhere in the world, the Epidemic Intelligence Service or EIS is called in to investigate the outbreak. – A lot of people refer to EIS as the disease detectives because we are the ones sent out during outbreak or emergency response situations. – [Narrator] The elite team works […]

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Women’s Heart Health | Heart disease claims lives of more women than breast cancer | Sunday Night

Women’s Heart Health | Heart disease claims lives of more women than breast cancer | Sunday Night

ANGELA: Heart and lung surgeon Dr Nikki Stamp is preparing to perform life-saving surgery. See you, my dear. Her patient is 50-year-old mother of two, Anya Monka. Like tens of thousands of middle-aged Australian women, Anya’s heart is a ticking time bomb. Starting. How many Australian women are dying from heart disease? Every day 22 […]

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Are’s life with ALS – Lou Gehrig’s disease

Are’s life with ALS – Lou Gehrig’s disease

I feel…happy. In a deep way. The voice is a great loss. It puts me in a completely different situation. Just being able to grunt a little, or utter simple words, – – provides a lot in terms of communication. When this disappeared, I became very isolated within myself. Suddenly tools and techniques became very […]

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