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A healthy gut - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 705 KB 01 February 2016

The digestive system plays an important role in your health, both physically and mentally. Read about how you can improve it.

Addressing sexual issues - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 508 KB 01 March 2016

Dr Deidre Bentley, Jean Hailes GP, explains that a sensitive approach is needed when dealing with this potentially embarrassing subject.

Beating pain - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 780 KB 01 February 2016

It’s complex and often misunderstood, however chronic pain can be managed with the right support.

Body Image - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 571 KB 23 September 2016

Women are their own worst enemies when it comes to how they see themselves. But there are ways to make positive changes.

Get in early to preserve the bones - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 103 KB 05 August 2016

Professor Peter Ebeling, Medical Director at Osteoperosis Australia, highlights the importance of preserving bone health and minimising the risk of osteoperosis.

Heads up on female heart risk - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 634 KB 31 January 2017

Jean Hailes Medical Director, Dr Elizabeth Farrell explores the latest findings in female cardiac health.

Health challenges of rural life - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 215 KB 23 September 2016

Women living in rural areas have a range of healthcare disadvantages compared to women in urban areas.

Listen, look and test - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 519 KB 01 July 2016

Vulvar examinations require training, patience and a caring attitude, explains Jean Hailes GP Dr Geraldine Edgley.

Looking at the bigger picture - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 537 KB 01 February 2016

Read about the Australian Longitudinal Study of Women’s Health: the largest and longest running study on women’s health in Australia.

Pointers on iron deficiency - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 505 KB 01 September 2016

Dr Pradeep Jayasura provides the latest information on iron deficiency treatment and management.

Selecting the best therapy - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 524 KB 01 June 2016

Jean Hailes GP, Dr Amanda Newman addresses the key issues to consider in a consultation on menopausal symptoms.

Sweet dreams - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 572 KB 01 February 2016

When it comes to sleep, women have different challenges than men. But there are ways to get a better night’s rest.

Talking to teenagers - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 570 KB 27 October 2016

Royal Children’s Hospital Gynaecologist, Dr Melissa Cameron suggests practical ways for practitioners to build trust and engage with adolescent patients.

The 3Ss - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 350 KB 23 September 2016

Salt, sugar and sitting and their impact on our health.

The good news on nuts - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 288 KB 23 September 2016

They may be small but they offer a surprising number of big health benefits.

What happens when you see a natural therapist? - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 1 MB 01 February 2016

Learn what to expect inside the clinics of some of Australia’s most popular natural therapy practices.

What happens when you see an Osteopath or Exercise Physiologist? - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 836 KB 23 September 2016

Learn what to expect inside the clinics of allied health practices that help keep your body fit and strong.

What to tell mums who smoke - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 460 KB 01 May 2016

In this Medical Observer article, Dr Karin Hammarberg delves into the impact of smoking on fertility and pregnancy and explains that even late quitters can make a positive impact.

When to consider fragile X
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Medical & health articles pdf 512 KB 29 November 2016

Professor Martin Delatycki explains fragile X syndrome and the health impacts for women.

Working with IUDs - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 537 KB 29 September 2016

Dr Terri Foran discusses IUDs as an effective, long acting reversible contraception (LARC).

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