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Good news for eye health!

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio interview, we talk about eye health and keeping our eyes strong. To find out more, we talk with Dr Kristopher Rallah-Baker who is the first Aboriginal ophthalmologist... read on

Maria Comino reflects on community health and wellbeing

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio interview, we talk with Maria Comino who worked for many years as a registered nurse and health educator in remote communities across South Australia. Maria shares her... read on

John Singer on NACCHO & community health

In this week’s Anangu Lands Paper Tracker radio interview, we find out about the National Aboriginal Controlled Health Organisation, NACCHO, and the focus of its work. NACCHO is the national peak body representing over 140... read on

Aboriginal Community Services and eliminating Trachoma

In this week’s interview, we find out about the elder and aged care services that are provided by Aboriginal Community Services, and we’ll also be finding out about a program to eliminate Trachoma eye disease.... read on

Kanggawodli – The Caring House

In this week’s show, we find out about an Aboriginal-managed service that’s run by SA Health, called Kanggawodli – meaning the Caring House. Kanggawodli is an Aboriginal-managed SA Health service that provides primary health care and clinical care... read on

InComPro Cultural Services

In this week’s interview, we find out about an organisation called InComPro. InComPro was established in 2010 to provide culturally appropriate services to organisations and communities in South Australia. The founding members of the organisation... read on

Mai Wiru Sugar Challenge Foundation – No to sugar!

Today’s interview focuses on what we eat and how it affects our health. In particular, we’ll be continuing our focus on sugar and its effect on our health and wellbeing. In a previous interview with... read on

Ear health and hearing loss

In this week’s interview we talk about middle ear disease (Otitis media) and the dangers of hearing loss and what we can do to improve ear health. We find out about the Aboriginal Ear Health... read on

Art auction for APY dialysis centre

In this week’s interview, we talk with Sarah Brown, the Chief Executive Officer of Western Desert Nganampa Walytja Palyantjaku Tjutaku, also called the Purple House. The Purple House provides renal dialysis services across remote communities... read on

Bikes Palya! Bikes are great!

In this week’s interveiw, we find out about a great project called, ‘Bikes Palya’ – meaning, ‘Bikes are great’! Bikes Palya is a program for young people and communities across the APY Lands. It includes... read on

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