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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.

Applying the teach-back tool - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 485 KB 14 May 2018

In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, senior research fellow Alison Beauchamp, discusses the method ‘teach-back’ to improve the health outcomes of a consultation.

Dense breasts - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 701 KB 07 May 2018

In the latest ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Jean Hailes endocrinologist Dr Sonia Davison and specialist surgeon Mr Su-Wen Loh discuss the high-risk and challenging elements of dense breasts.

Detecting elder abuse in women – and what to do about it - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 144 KB 08 August 2018

In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Professor Jane Fisher, clinical psychologist and Finkel Professor of Global Health at Monash University, writes about elder abuse and what clinicians caring for older women can do about it.

Don’t let PMS cramp their style - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 142 KB 12 June 2018

In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Jean Hailes Medical Director Dr Elizabeth Farrell details the four levels of treatment for PMS as well as criteria for diagnosis.

Healthy eating for two - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 565 KB 03 July 2017

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.

Hidden chemical menace - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 734 KB 30 December 2017

In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Dr Karin Hammarberg, discusses why patients wanting to conceive should avoid endocrine disrupters.

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.

Let’s not normalise period pain - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 660 KB 19 March 2018

In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Jean Hailes gynaecologist Dr Janine Manwaring discusses endometriosis and pelvic 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.

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.

‘Clean eating’: orthorexia nervosa - Medical Observer
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Medical & health articles pdf 727 KB 22 February 2018

In this ‘Talking Women’ article for Medical Observer, Clinical Psychologist, Gillian Needleman, discusses orthorexia nervosa.

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