Drs Bharathy Jayakanth and Sandirasegaram Abraham are opening the Hope Family Practice in Hervey Bay next Monday. The practice is located at 16 Main Street Pialba just across the road from Freedom Park. You can learn more about Hope Family Practice by following the link to their website
Great news health news for Hervey Bay and Maryborough
Here in Hervey Bay there must be thousands of people on anti-cholesterol drugs who think that by taking these drugs they’re prolonging their lives … but are they? Is the risk of heart attack actually reduced by lowering a person’s cholesterol level? Medical research now be suggesting that the benefits of anti-cholesterol drugs by be … Read moreAre Cholesterol Drugs Effective?
The pressure is really on parents these days to take an active role in helping to keep their kids’ weight down. Getting the right advice about nutrition for Australian kids is not all that easy but a new website has been launched today that can help parents make the right choices about the best food … Read moreGood Nutrition for Kids
Who cares if it turns out to be a false alarm – if you have the symptoms call the ambulance Health Minister Stephen Robertson today urged Queenslanders not to let pride fool them into ignoring signs they may be suffering a heart attack. “Approximately 25,000 Australians die from coronary heart disease each year; including more … Read moreForget Pride – Every Minute Counts to Survive a Heart Attack
… you need to remember to have your flu shots. Yes, it’s that time of year again – the time when we need to front up to the doctor and have our annual flu shot. It’s important to have a fresh vaccination each year because your level of immunity declines over the course of a … Read moreEven in Hervey Bay …
Hervey Bay and Maryborough hospitals are on track to resume comprehensive orthopaedic services for patients early in 2007, Health Minister Stephen Robertson said today. Mr Robertson told State Parliament that some limited primary orthopaedic trauma and outpatient services have already resumed at Hervey Bay Hospital. “The Fraser Coast Health Service District has also recommenced accepting … Read moreOrthapaedic Services to Resume at Hervey Bay Hospital
The ABC is reporting thatÂ a senior Maryborough doctor is claiming that private GP services in the city are in crisis due to a severe shortage of doctors. The Wide Bay Division of General Practice suggests that patients in Marborough will need to change their expectations of medical services until the shortage is overcome.
The Queensland government seems intent on sending out important information disguised as junk mail.l Tucked away in the middle of one of the huge bundles of junk mail that was delivered here in Hervey Bay over the weekend was an important little piece from Queensland Health. Some time back Queensland Health opened a 24 hour … Read moreCheck Your Junk Mail
Senior moments are something that we all have as we grow older – or even as we’re working under a great deal of pressure – and so many of us worry that they are heralding the onset of dementia but are they really? An ongoing study in New South Wales suggests that we are probably … Read moreSenior Moments – Are They Worth Worrying About