Blogs

Understanding Vertigo: dizzy or just lightheaded?

Tuesday, 21 September 2021

Are you feeling dizzy? Dizziness is really a symptom and it can often be hard to say what the underlying reason is. Read our blog to understand what dizziness is and the most common causes.

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High fever: symptoms to watch for

Tuesday, 21 September 2021

A fever is often the first and most important indicator of ill-health. Read our blog to understand what could cause a high fever and give you the related symptoms to watch out for.

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Causes, symptoms and management of a fever

Tuesday, 21 September 2021

A fever is characterized by a body temperature of 38°C or higher and is an indicator that your body is fighting off an infection. Read our blog to learn the causes, symptoms and management of a fever. 

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5 ways older adults can stay healthy during the pandemic

Wednesday, 15 September 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a profound impact on the lifestyle of all Australians. From nutrition to creativity, read on for five ways older adults can stay healthy during the pandemic.

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What to expect during a pre-employment medical

Friday, 20 August 2021

Sometimes a new employer may ask for a pre-employment medical. Read on to find out why these tests are necessary, what they’re looking for, and what you can expect when you go for your medical.

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Why child immunisations matter now more than ever

Friday, 20 August 2021

The key to completely eliminating diseases is immunisation through a simple schedule of vaccinations, beginning as early as possible in childhood. Read our blog to understand about child immunisations

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3 reasons why men should be seeing their GP annually

Friday, 20 August 2021

Developing a long-term relationship with your GP is one of the best ways to live a long, healthy life. Read on for three reasons why blokes should see their GPS at least once per year.

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5 ways your GP can help manage your chronic condition

Thursday, 19 August 2021

Living with a chronic health issue can sometimes feel like you’re driving down a long, lonely road, filled with hazards. Read on for 5 roles your GP can fill to help manage your chronic condition.

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Why your GP is your secret weapon for a long, happy life

Thursday, 19 August 2021

Women’s health can be complex. A meaningful rapport with your GP allows your doctor to gain a holistic understanding of your health.

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Why it’s important to see your GP for an Asthma Action Plan

Thursday, 19 August 2021

Living with a chronic condition like asthma can be a life-long challenge. Read on to discover how your GP can support your management of symptoms, triggers and medications with an Asthma Action Plan. 

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How to manage your heart disease risk factors

Thursday, 19 August 2021

By managing and even eliminating your risk factors, heart disease is largely preventable. Read on for six easy ways to manage your heart disease risk factors.

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6 things you should know about CPR

Thursday, 19 August 2021

Learning CPR means you can potentially keep a person alive until help arrives. Here are six things you should know about CPR.

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Sepsis 101: How to tell if your immune system is going into overdrive

Thursday, 19 August 2021

Sepsis is the leading cause of death from infection around the world, according to the Australian Sepsis Network. Read our blog to learn about sepsis, it's causes, the symptoms and treatment. 

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The 4 Common STIs (And How To Avoid Them)

Thursday, 19 August 2021

It’s important to understand your risk and take precautions to ensure you don’t end up dealing with the repercussions of an STI. Read our blog to understand the four common STIs.

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