Get some good sleeps around the time you’re having a vaccine

Get some good sleeps around the time you’re having a vaccine

20 Mar 2023Get some good sleeps around the time you’re having a vaccine

An interesting new study has found that insufficient sleep (defined as less than 6 hours/night) around vaccination reduces the antibody response, rendering the vaccine less effective. This is very pertinent for Turn The Corner patients at this time of year, as we’re about to start providing flu vaccines, and more COVID vaccine boosters, at our […]

Dementia overtakes coronary heart disease in Australia

7 Mar 2023Dementia overtakes coronary heart disease in Australia

A recent report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare states that dementia now causes the greatest burden of illness, injury and premature death in older Australians, overtaking coronary heart disease. Among people aged 65 years and older, dementia was responsible for almost 230,000 years of healthy life lost – a figure that has […]