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Kyneton hospital funded for obstetrics training

Kyneton District Health has received funding to improve its fetal monitoring systems in the wake of the baby death scandal at a Bacchus Marsh...

New wing attracts medical services to Kyneton

The undulating Macedon Ranges have inspired the design of the new Kyneton District Health ambulatory wing that is helping to attract a raft of...

Sunbury family walk for prems

The Carcarello twins and their parents will join thousands of families in walking to raise awareness about premature babies. The Life’s Little Treasures Foundation’s Walk...

Aging expo for the young at heart

You’re only as young as you feel – that’s the message from the Positive Aging Expo. Sunbury Community Health will host the expo on Wednesday,...

Artists inspire minds for mental health week

Artists and contributors to the upcoming Inspirational Minds exhibition hope their work will “uplift” those who visit. The exhibition, at Kyneton Town Hall from October...

Dog owners warned to check for ticks

Dog owners in Sunbury and the Macedon Ranges are being warned to protect their pets from paralysis ticks moving into the warmer months. Australia’s paralysis...

Kyneton hospital picks up Best Business award.

Kyneton District Health acute care ward staff members are thrilled about winning this year’s Bendigo Bank Macedon Ranges Business of the Year award. The team...

Tamara and Barry’s quest for happiness

Tamara Collins and her pet bulldog, Barry, are on a mission to help young people. As part of her campaign, the Macedon resident wants to...

An organic approach to health in Sunbury

Two Sunbury women are making healthy, organically grown produce more widely available this spring, and they want to spread the word. September is Australian Organic...

Health workers train to respond to family violence victims

  Regional health services in Hume and the Loddon Mallee will be set up to respond better to people experiencing family violence. Hundreds of hospital staff...

Family encourages bereavement talks

A family has gone ‘the extra mile’ to show its thanks to Kyneton District Health’s (KDH) palliative nursing staff who cared for their loved...

5 tips to help keep you active during the winter months

Are you feeling the winter chills? During these cold months many of us lose motivation to hit the pavement for a morning jog, or head...

Bringing out the “Awe in Awetism” month

Riddells Creek mum Lauren Boland wants her son Jarvis to know that there’s nothing he can’t achieve. It was her son’s diagnosis with autism, a...

Fight cold & flu with winter ARMOUR

Winter is here and with it come the sniffles, coughs and scratchy sore throats. But what many of us don’t know is that the “cold...

Support group for Sunbury families affected by drug use

The success of a free program helping families isolated by a loved one’s drug use has led to the creation of a monthly support...

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Lions come from behind

The Sunbury Lions made a big statement in a come from behind win against Darley in the Ballarat Football League on Saturday. In their biggest...