Thrive Magazine – November

Thrive Magazine - Issue 3 displaying front cover and feature story

Welcome to Issue 3 of Thrive Magazine! Health and Wellbeing Information for you and your family. Welcome to the third issue of Thrive magazine. Thank you to all of you who gave us such excellent feedback and valued suggestions for the topics and updates you would like to see more of in future issues. It … Read more

Thrive Magazine – September

Health and Wellbeing Information in Thrive Magazine, Doctors in Melbourne

Welcome to Thrive Magazine! Health and Wellbeing Information for you and your family. Welcome to the second issue of Thrive magazine. We’re delighted by the feedback we’ve had to our launch edition last month; how much you appreciated the diverse, comprehensive health and wellness information designed to help navigate these ultra-challenging COVID-19 days. As well … Read more

Thrive Magazine – August

thrive issue 1

Welcome to Thrive Magazine! Health and Wellbeing Information for you and your family.   Every month Thrive will deliver fresh information to guide and inform you on issues and challenges similar for all of us. Such as keeping our immune systems strong, our fitness and mobility healthy, our minds and emotions calm and focussed, and our friendships … Read more

CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19)

COVID 19 precaution is staying in isolation and testing if you have symptoms

THIS INFORMATION IS BROUGHT TO YOU FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES. Last updated: 03.03.2020 If you think you may have coronavirus disease, please call the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 389. This hotline is serviced by Nurse-on-Call. Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies. WHAT IS CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID-19)? Coronaviruses are a … Read more

Smoking

Quit Smoking Consultations at MyClinic Group, Doctors in Melbourne

SMOKING Tobacco smoking is one of the largest preventable causes of death and disease in Australia with smoking estimated to kill almost 19,000 Australians a year and responsible for 9.0% of the total burden of disease in Australia in 2011. It is associated with an increased risk of a wide range of health conditions, including; heart … Read more

Measles Nov 2019

Measles vaccine at all MyClinic Group centres

In 2019 there have now been 47 cases of confirmed measles notified in Victoria. Almost all cases are in people who are not fully immunised against measles, who have either travelled overseas or been in contact with travellers from overseas in Victoria. Many cases are people born since 1966 who believed they were fully immunised … Read more

Thunderstorm Asthma – Be Prepared!

What is epidemic thunderstorm asthma? Grass pollen season brings a seasonal increase in asthma and hay fever. It also brings the chance of thunderstorm asthma. When a large number of people develop asthma symptoms over a short period of time, caused by high amounts of grass pollen and a certain type of thunderstorm,  it is … Read more

INFLUENZA (FLU) SEASON HAS ARRIVED! 2019

Flu Shots and Immunisation service at all MyClinic Group medical centres, Flu shot in Melbourne

HELP STOP THE SPREAD OF INFLUENZA! WHAT IS INFLUENZA (THE FLU)? INFLUENZA is a highly contagious viral infection that can cause severe illness and life-threatening complications, including pneumonia. INFLUENZA is spread by contact with fluids from coughs and sneezes. Influenza is caused by infection with INFLUENZA viruses A, B and rarely C. It mainly affects … Read more

WOMEN’S HEALTH

Women's health clinic at Melbourne by doctors of MyClinic Group

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 8TH MARCH 2019! Take control of your health this Women’s Day. If you have been putting of going to the Doctor recently, here is your sign to make an appointment and get it done. Women are recommended to have a general check-up with their GP every year.  The aim of a health check is … Read more

MEASLES ALERT

Measles vaccine at all MyClinic Group centres

**MEASLES OUTBREAK** There has been an additional unrelated case of measles in a returned overseas traveller who may have been infectious whilst in the Point Cook area between Monday 4 February and Friday 8 February. This is in addition to the previously reported confirmed case of measles who has spent time in and around the … Read more