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Why a call to a house call doctor is better than going it alone.

It is after-hours. Your child or elderly parent is unwell. In fact they have a raging temperature, are hot and cold, perhaps vomiting or complaining of a headache. The flu is rampant and as a carer, you just aren’t 100% sure whether you should seek urgent medical treatment or go it alone until the morning? […]

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Why house calls are making a comeback!?

It seems like a bygone era, but it wasn’t so long ago that doctors would visit the sick at home and house calls were considered the norm. The GP home visit is making a comeback though, as the Government Health Department urges people to keep the emergency department (ED) for emergencies. It is estimated that […]

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Grandmas Remedy’s, should we or shouldn’t we…

Now we all know about Grandmas recipe for fixing this ailment or that. The memories of castor oil as the panacea for all ills! And there is something to be said for some of the more sensible remedies. But then were the completely outrageous ideas that come under the category of “DO NOT DO THIS […]

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The Difficulties of raising Grandchildren – and a freely available service that many don’t know about….!

While many grandparents play a key role in the lives of their children and grandchildren, there is a growing number of grandparents becoming the key carers of their grandchildren. This can happen for a variety of reasons however the reason is almost a moot point when it comes to the day to day challenges of […]

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The Real Reason Germs Spread in the Winter!

Flu season seems to have become a fact of life – and with it numerous theories as to why it exists. Here are just a couple of theories making for interesting reading. The temperature drops so the air con goes up a notch (or ten!), and the fires are lit. Sunlight hours become shorter, and […]

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It’s that time of year… EKKA TIME!!

A week of regional celebration, of food, rides fun, family… and for many the ‘EKKA after effect’! It’s still winter here in Queensland, and the usual colds and flus are around. Put an estimated 400,000 people together in one place and the chances of catching someone’s sneeze remnants increases. Add to that junk food city […]

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The thing that just makes you feel ikky!

And it should – Australia has one of the highest bowel cancer rates in the world! But there is a lot we can all do about it starting right now! Start talking about it! Perhaps not at the dinner table, but when we are with our loved ones, our friends and even our colleagues, we […]

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Making the Most Of Life!

In 2016 my nanna passed away from Bowel Cancer. She was 93. Having lived a full life, she became ill on the Thursday, was admitted to hospital on Tuesday and sadly passed away on the Friday. We were devastated as a family as she was our matriarch, our much loved inspirational woman who had lived […]

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Have you checked your poop?

Over 50 and received your bowel screening test kit but its sitting in the bathroom collecting dust…? I get it. My other half has it sitting there… having received well over 6 months ago and no amount of nagging on my behalf is working. And it comes down to 2 reasons: Its gross Its embarrassing […]

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