Tag: farmers

stress and farming, stress and your health

Stress and your health

Stress can affect many body functions. A little stress can keep you on our toes and help you get things done, but when stress is persistent and leaves you feeling…
farming can be dangerous

Farming can be dangerous

Farmers have a higher risk of experiencing a serious or fatal workplace injury, have higher incidence of cardiovascular (heart) disease, some cancers and suicide. Some of the challenges for farm…
drink driving

Drink / Drug driving

Consuming alcohol or other drugs has a significant affect on your ability to drive safely. Drink and drug driving are significant causes of death and permanent injury. You might think…
alcohol free events

Alcohol free events

Alcohol is served at many social events; a family BBQ, a birthday party, Saturday afternoon at the football or netball club and at community get together. But alcohol, particularly in…