June 2019

Gastro Alert!


We’ve recently seen an increase in patients presenting to the clinic with gastro, in particular Giardia infection. Giardia is a parasite that infects the bowel causing stomach cramps, diarrhoea and fatigue. It's spread when hands, objects or food contaminated with traces of infected human or animal poo come into contact with your mouth. You can [...]

Gastro Alert!2019-06-12T17:04:08+10:00

May 2019

Time Your Flu Shot Right


May is the best time to get your yearly flu vaccine. Peak effectiveness is within the first four months of vaccination which will cover you through Melbourne’s high-risk flu season period. Though not ideal, you can still get vaccinated after May – better late than never. Flu vaccines are recommended for people big and small, [...]

Time Your Flu Shot Right2019-05-29T13:40:36+10:00