If you regularly have trouble with managing your medicines and health info, then the MedicineWise app can help.
With this app you can easily keep track of medicines and access important health info any time and anywhere, especially in emergencies.
Perfect for those with multiple medicines, busy lifestyles, or carer responsibilities, the MedicineWise app allows you to do the following, plus much more:
- Create a list of medicines by scanning your medicine barcodes or searching our comprehensive Australian medicines database
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posted on 20th Mar 2019
This year the event will run from Monday 3rd July to Saturday 8th July with over 50 speakers presenting on just about every subject you can imagine with the highlight of the week being the keynote address which is to be held at the State library of Queensland Auditorium at 2pm, Monday 3rd July. This year’s keynote address will be by the eminent Queensland palaeontologist, Dr Steven Salisbury and the subject will be about the dinosaurs of the Kimberley region … Read the rest
posted on 2nd Jun 2017
Most of us wish to age well. A core part of this is considering your wellbeing. Research informs us even the smallest change to daily activities can have a large impact on your wellbeing.
Wellbeing, enablement, active ageing, wellness, person-centred care and so forth are terms we are hearing more often when talking about ageing and aged care services. COTA is offering free information sessions delivered by Peer Educators to breakdown this terminology and provide tools for you to identify … Read the rest
posted on 11th Nov 2016
Source: Marianne Wright COTA Queensland
More deaths occur from car accidents than from suicide.
This is fiction. According to statistics from Lifeline, in 2012 twice as many people died from suicide than in road related deaths – 1,310 vs 2,535. In fact, over the past several years , the average number of suicide deaths per year has been 2,415.
Youth suicide more often than other age groups
Fiction. Statistics released by the ABS, based on 2012 data, indicate that the … Read the rest
posted on 3rd Jul 2015
National Volunteer Week 14-20 May
‘Every One Counts’
National Volunteer Week (NVW) is the largest celebration of volunteers and volunteering in Australia, and provides an opportunity to highlight the role of volunteers in our communities and to say thank you to the more than 6.4 million Australians who volunteer.
COTA salutes its volunteers
COTA’s volunteers are highly valued members of our organisation. Thank you to each and every one of you for your contribution! Your time, energy, and professionalism … Read the rest
posted on 17th May 2012