COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a long term disease of the lungs which causes shortness of breath and a repetitive cough. It is one of the leading causes of death and disease, and can be caused from cigarette smoking, passive smoking and air pollutants.
An award which recognises initiatives that enhance the lives and wellbeing of children and young people has been presented to Wilcannia’s WINGS Drop In Centre.
The Early Years Discussion Group (EYDG) in Broken Hill has been recognised in New South Wales for making an outstanding contribution to improving opportunities for children in the Far West.
Maari Ma Health Aboriginal Corporation’s new Primary Health Care Service in Broken Hill has been officially opened today by Board Chair, Maureen O’Donnell.