Health e Medical Centre News

Ear suction treatment available in Geelong

October 17, 2019 Are your ears blocked? Our friendly Nurses are available to gently and effectively remove ear wax, foreign bodies and infective debris from your ears using microsuction technology. Microsuction is a gentle, safe and dry ear cleaning method preferred by Audiologists, GP’s and ENT specialist doctors. Whilst it is normal for ears to contain wax and...
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Employee Wellness Programs

September 25, 2019 Employee wellness programs seem to offer obvious benefits.  There’s general well-being, health, happiness and then the pursuit of more happiness. Are you looking to introduce or increase the benefits of employee wellness in your organisation? Employee wellness programs increase healthy behaviour and curb the risk of lifestyle related disease.  In the conclusion of the Rand...
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Geelong’s horror flu season

September 19, 2019 Whilst Spring has commenced we are still reminding Geelong residents to remain vigilant by protecting themselves and others from spreading the flu and cold virus.  If you are still experiencing or feel that  you may have the flu we still have flu vaccinations available.  If you are suffering from cold or flu symptoms we recommend...
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Women’s Health Week at Health e Medical Centre Geelong

September 4, 2019 September 2nd  – 6th  Plant the seeds of good health. Did you know about the new cervical screening test? If your test is “normal” only has to be done every 5 years between the ages of 25-74. When did you last have a Pap smear? cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death of women...
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Geelong Dietitian reports on the recent Heart Foundation dietary advice

August 23, 2019 The new advice, based on a two-year review, focuses on dairy, meat and eggs. The latest Heart Foundation dietary advises that “What we found was that in regard to dairy, the effect of low fat versus full-fat milk, cheese and yoghurt on heart disease risk was really quite neutral. So our advice is changing.”Now, instead...
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Ear suction treatment available in Geelong

August 14, 2019 Are your ears blocked? Our friendly Nurses are available to gently and effectively remove ear wax, foreign bodies and infective debris from your ears using microsuction technology. Microsuction is a gentle, safe and dry ear cleaning method preferred by Audiologists, GP’s and ENT specialist doctors. Whilst it is normal for ears to contain wax and...
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Measles and vaccination preparation for your next overseas holiday in Geelong

July 4, 2019 People from Geelong who are considering travelling need to be aware that if you are not fully vaccinated against measles there is at risk of becoming infected when traveling overseas. You may also risk exposing others to this highly infectious, serious illness either while travelling, or when you return to Geelong. Measles is a very...
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Ask our Dietitian in Geelong

June 17, 2019 Have you ever wondered what a dietitian does? Have questions about nutrition? Confused between facts, fads and myths? Our Geelong based dietitians are hosting “Ask the Dietitian” at Health e Medical Centre for a limited time only. Accredited Practising Dietitians are health professionals and experts in nutrition. Their training involves comprehensive university studies and practical...
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Thank you to our patients in Geelong

May 28, 2019 We appreciate that our patients from the Geelong region provide us with the opportunity to improve our service and we value feedback/suggestions on what, how and where we can improve. Recently a patient was  waiting for her flu vaccination and mentioned that it would be a good idea if we had a hand sanitiser alongside...
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