Healthy Lifestyle Choices

Nutrition advice highly advised by doctors for a woman's well-being and enhancing good health

Now that January is over, life has calmed down slightly, it’s time to focus on you and healthy lifestyle choices. A lifestyle choice is a personal and conscious decision to perform a behaviour that may increase or decrease the risk of injury or disease. Healthy lifestyle choices in our everyday lives can benefit us both physically and … Read more

More About Skin Cancer…

Skin Cancer Screening in MyClinic Group, Skin clinic Melbourne

Skin cancer occurs when skin cells are damaged, for example, by overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. There are three main types of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma squamous cell carcinoma melanoma– the most dangerous form of skin cancer! Both basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma are known as non-melanoma skin cancer. FACTS! Approximately, … Read more

BE SUNSMART

Save yourself from heatwave by staying hydrated and seeking medical help by MyClinic medical GPs

BE SUNSMART The new year is usually the time we start new habits. Why not make yours an effort to Slip Slop Slap Seek Slide & Skin Check this summer? Good sun protection slows the signs of ageing and most importantly, prevents skin cancer. There is no such thing as a safe tan – whether from … Read more

SKIN CANCER CHECKS

WHAT IS SKIN CANCER? Skin cancer occurs when skin cells are damaged, for example, by overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun. There are three main types of skin cancer: basal cell carcinoma squamous cell carcinoma melanoma– the most dangerous form of skin cancer Both basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma are known … Read more

Look After Your Liver!

Liver health check at MyClinic Medical centres, GPs in Melbourne

As New Years Eve fast approaches, this is your reminder to LOOK AFTER YOUR LIVER! The liver is an organ you cannot live without therefore maintaining liver health is an important health issue for all Australians.   THE LIVER! The liver is situated on the upper right side of the abdomen, just below the diaphragm. It … Read more

Survive the Heat! DEC 2018

Save yourself from heatwave by staying hydrated and seeking medical help by MyClinic medical GPs

Heat kills more Australians than any other natural disaster. Be prepared this summer. See your doctor if you are unwell. In an emergency, call 000. Heat stroke is fatal in up to 80% of cases. Heatstroke occurs when the core body temperature rises above 40.5 °C and the body’s internal systems start to shut down. A … Read more

MYCLINIC TIPS TO SURVIVE THE HOLIDAYS

The holiday season can bring mixed emotions for many. For some, it’s their favourite time of year. For others, it brings feelings of sadness and loss. Seeing old friends and family members may be exciting or may bring up memories of disappointments. 
Feeling depressed or anxious is not unusual during the holiday season. Upcoming dinners, parties, and other family … Read more

HEALTH CHECK 715

A regular blood pressure test by your doctors is fundamental for maintaining good health as recommended by Doctors in Coffs Harbour

HEALTH CHECK 715 All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, regardless of age, are eligible for an annual Indigenous-specific health check. This health check was designed especially for Indigenous people. It was established because Indigenous people have considerably higher morbidity and mortality levels than non-Indigenous people, with earlier onset and more severe disease progression for … Read more

DECEMBEARD – BOWEL CANCER AND MEN

Men's health clinic at MyClinic Group, Doctors in Melbourne

DECEMBER FOR BOWEL CANCER! December is Decembeard for Bowel Cancer Australia. Decembeard Australia’s goal is to have a lasting impact on our health future – where no one dies of bowel cancer and all those diagnosed receive the support they need. Now in its sixth year down under, Decembeard encourages men to grow a beard in the final … Read more

SCAM ALERT!

SCAM ALERT! November 2018 The Department of Human Services and police are warning people about a new con where scammers pretend to be from Medicare in order to gain personal information. Scammers have produced a new text-based, phishing scam that tricks people into visiting a clone of the Medicare website. Here, victims are conned into … Read more