Who can attend UQ Healthy Living?

working outUQ Healthy Living is a community-based clinic promoting healthy ageing and wellbeing in people over the age of 50.

To assist in the training needs of our students, we cater to clients from the following categories:

  • Deconditioned – weakness / reduced muscle bulk / reduced endurance
  • History of falls
  • Reduced balance
  • Frailty
  • Shortness of breath while resting and with exertion
  • Reduced mobility, including difficulty getting out of a chair or bed
  • Current or prior cancer, including imminent or current chemotherapy patients
  • Cardiopulmonary conditions, such as:
    • Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease (COAD)
    • Emphysema
    • Prior heart attack
    • Heart Failure

Referral pathways will be received from GPs, primary care health professionals, and hospital health services, in addition to self referrals.

 

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