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Teaching the young about diabetes

To combat the alarming growth of diabetes in Indigenous populations, Diabetes WA has an Aboriginal Health Unit dedicated to providing education about prevention and management of diabetes. Andy helps deliver dental hygiene messages. Andy and Derek Nannup Visiting remote communities is part of the program and the Unit attended the sports carnival at Nullagine earlier […]

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Fruit & Veg Days

Fresh fruit and vegetable donations to remote communities Indigenous communities at Punmu and Parnngurr regularly welcomed the delivery of fresh fruit and vegetables as the beneficiaries of a project to give disadvantaged community members access to fresh food. Newcrest Mining’s Telfer Community Relations Superintendent, Mr Leon van Erp, said the initiative had been operating successfully […]