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Merry Christmas from the Health E team

December 24, 2020 Back in January who could have imagined what 2020 had in store for us? Yet we are nearly at the end of 2020 a little bit weary and undoubtedly much stronger.  It has been a year about finding strength in adversity and taking care of each other where we could. Heartfelt wishes that you get...
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Creating Healthy Habits

December 8, 2020 As we enter the Christmas and New year period your health and wellbeing may be something that you are thinking about.   Whether it is a New Year’s resolution or a change that you are making as you transition back into the office we have some tips that might help you prioritise your wellbeing and...
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Dr Alice Crowley will be joining the Geelong West team

November 27, 2020 It is with great delight that we welcome Alice to Health E.  Alice has recently returned to Geelong having grown up in the area and gone to school at Geelong College.  As a new mum to Archie (4 months old) she is passionate about women’s and family health. Alice is currently taking new patients, if...
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Psychology week

Psychology Week

November 9, 2020 Psychology Week is an annual initiative of the Australian Psychological Society that aims to increase public awareness of how psychology can help Australians lead healthier, happier and more meaningful lives. Each day this week we will be bring you information on psychology and mental health. It is so important were normalise talking about mental health,...
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10th October is World Mental Health Day

October 9, 2020 This year’s World Mental Health Day, on 10 October, comes at a time when our daily lives have changed considerably as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The past months have brought many challenges: for health-care workers, providing care in difficult circumstances, going to work fearful of bringing COVID-19 home with them; for students, adapting...
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World Heart Day

September 25, 2020 is celebrated on 29th September of every year. It is aimed at drawing people’s attention to heart illness and the range of associated health issues. The day is commemorated to promote different preventative steps and changes in lifestyle to avoid any cardiovascular diseases, like heart attack, stroke, heart failure and any other condition related to...
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RUok?

September 11, 2020 Yesterday we asked our team #ruok? As part of National RUOK? Day we bought our team a #kitkat to encourage them to take a break, check in with each other and also enjoy something yummy from us. Kit Kat partnered with RUOK? Day as the #chitchat partner? Our team loved the gesture and it was a great time to...
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Women’s Health Week September 7th -11th

September 8, 2020 Women’s Health Week is a nation-wide campaign of events and online activities – all centered on improving women’s health and helping you to make healthier choices.  If you feel overdue for a health check please book and appointment with your Doctor. Each day this week we will be focusing on an important topic around women’s...
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Caring for carers

August 14, 2020 It is estimated that one in ten patients in any general practice is a carer. Carers provide a vital role, and enable patients to maintain their independence, wellness and quality of life.  However, carers themselves can experience a range of negative health, social and financial impacts as a result of their caring role. We are...
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