Beat the bite!

We love getting outdoors while the weather is warm. The problem is – so do the mozzies. They’re not just annoying; some mosquitoes can transmit serious diseases. There are simple ways you can Beat the bite! and protect yourself and your family. Many mosquitoes bite at dusk and dawn, but in some areas mosquitoes will…

New Mums

One of our nurses; Karen, has a nursing background working in a Mother/ Baby Unit before commencing work at our clinic. If you would value the opportunity to have a chat with her about your new little one, just call reception to book a time with Karen. My Health Record A reminder that the pamphlets…

Travel Health Update & Misconceptions re travel to well known destinations

Autumn 2017 Travel Health Update Many people are deciding to travel to more “exotic” or “off the beaten track” destinations and as a result, put themselves at risk of contracting serious diseases and illnesses. Many of these diseases can be prevented by ensuring each individual traveller is protected through vaccination prior to travel. Furthermore, travellers…

Summer Newsletter 2016-2017

Our Summer Newsletter 2016-2017 is here! Download the PDF here or click on an article title to read more. Current Travel Health Alerts 4 year old immunisations – is your child up to date and ready for Pre-school/school? Beat the Bite and Zika virus Recent article on Catalyst (ABC TV) re Tick Bites Reminder –…

Current Travel Health Alerts

Please remember: – if you are travelling OS, you should make an appointment with your Doctor followed by the Practice Nurse at least 6 weeks before you leave. Plan well ahead and discuss preventative or broad spectrum medications with your doctor that may be wise to take with you.  Remember language barriers at your destination…

Beat the Bite and Zika virus

We love getting outdoors while the weather is warm. The problem is – so do the mosquitoes. They’re not just annoying; some mozzies can transmit serious diseases. There are simple things you can do to Beat the bite! Protect yourself and your family from mosquito-borne disease: Wear loose-fitting clothing when outdoors. Use mosquito repellents containing DEET…