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A simpler fix for fibroids - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 736 KB 15 September 2017

In this Medical Observer article, interventional radiologist and scientific convenor Associate Professor Stuart Lyon discusses the increasing popularity of conservative alternatives to hysterectomies.

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.

Healthy eating for two - Medical Observer
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In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Accredited Practising Dietitian and Jean Hailes research assistant Stephanie Pirotta explains the importance of good nutrition before and after conception and how it affects a woman’s reproductive health and the health of her baby.

Hearts in need of some TLC - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 761 KB 08 November 2017

In the latest ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Associate Professor Lynne Pressley discusses how many women are unaware of the risk of cardiovascular disease and how to beat it.

Heavy bleeding examined - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 3 MB 03 March 2017

In this Medical Observer article, Jean Hailes gynaecologist Dr Janine Manwaring explains the steps involved that ensures a thorough investigation of menorrhagia.

How to get patients moving - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 587 KB 04 April 2017

In this Medical Observer article, Jean Hailes Head of Translation, Education & Communication, Dr Helen Brown, provides practical advice on helping unmotivated patients change their lifestyle.

How to tackle mastalgia - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 674 KB 06 October 2017

In the latest ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Jean Hailes general practitioner Dr Amanda Newman discusses the differential diagnosis when women present with breast pain.

Navigating perimenopause - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 499 KB 20 February 2017

Perimenopause can be a time of hormonal fluctuations, but there are positive ways to find relief.

Pain and the pelvic floor - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 504 KB 31 May 2017

In this Medical Observer article, Jean Hailes pelvic floor physiotherapist Janetta Webb, explains why some women need help to release their pelvic floor muscles, not strengthen them.

Questions to support new mums - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 593 KB 27 April 2017

In this Medical Observer article, Director of the Jean Hailes Research Unit at Monash University Professor Jane Fisher explains the art of finding out if a woman needs help for postnatal depression.

Red is the new black - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 380 KB 20 February 2017

Painting your diet red isn’t a health fad. It can potentially reduce chronic disease.

Seeking a stress-free existence - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 642 KB 01 August 2017

In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Certified mindfulness trainer and consultant Peter Muizulis discusses mindfulness as a tool for improving health and the evidence that supports it, despite it sometimes appearing to be a fad.

Sexually transmitted infections - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 719 KB 20 February 2017

The stigma around STIs means many people are afraid to talk about them. But with a bit of knowledge, STIs don’t have to be a problem.

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 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 pelvic floor physiotherapist or endocrinologist? - Jean Hailes Magazine

Medical & health articles pdf 416 KB 20 February 2017

Learn what to expect inside the clinics of allied health practices that help rehabilitate pelvic floor muscles and treat hormonal conditions.

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.

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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