Media coverage

NARI's researchers and Ambassadors are frequently cited in the media or are asked to prepare comment pieces.

To talk to a researcher or seek a comment piece, contact:

Penny Underwood on (03) 9818 8540 or

mediawise@mediawise.net.au

30/03/17

Epilepsy is a common neurological disease with a high prevalence in people aged 65 years or older. Therefore, an understanding of the disease is important.

10/03/17

One in four Australians are aged between 50 and 75 years of age, yet this large and thriving group of young old is barely recognised in social policy in Australia. Drs Patricia and Don Edgar’s latest book, Peak: Reinventing Middle Age documents the changing face of middle age in Australia and calls for fundamental changes in social policy.

27/02/17

Sex can be good for us as we age and ongoing sexual activity is associated with health and wellbeing. Research also shows that people who continue to be sexually active in later life are more satisfied with their lives and have lower levels of depression.

14/02/17

IT'S month two of the new year and no doubt, some, if not all, of the health promises you made to yourself early in the year haven't quite gone to plan. Maybe it's a good time for you to review where your health is at and receive some motivational advice, all for free. The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) offers on its website the Healthy Ageing Quiz.

14/02/17

IT'S month two of the new year and no doubt, some, if not all, of the health promises you made to yourself early in the year haven't quite gone to plan. Maybe it's a good time for you to review where your health is at and receive some motivational advice, all for free. The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) offers on its website the Healthy Ageing Quiz.

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