Treating Prostate Cancer with Robotic Surgery

25 July 2018
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A diagnosis of cancer is extremely worrying for the patient, their friends and their family. Thankfully advances in medical treatments for prostate cancer mean that men diagnosed with this condition have a very promising option: robotic surgery. Treatment options for prostate cancer No patient is exactly like any other, and, if you've been diagnosed with prostate cancer, your treatment options will depend very much on your personal health and circumstances. Before embarking on treatment, your doctor will need to assess the extent of your cancer in order to understand which options or combination of treatment options are right for you. Read More 

The Benefits of Having Designated Employees Trained in First Aid

5 June 2018
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From risk assessments through to safety procedures, there are lots of ways to make your workplace safer. However, even with the best of efforts there's always a chance that an employee or customer will need first aid. Courses like Hitaid 003 Provide First Aid Courses throughout Australia offer plenty of benefits. You'll buy time if a workplace-related injury occurs Following any injury or traumatic event, the victim in question will encounter the greatest first aid benefits when they receive care within the first hour. Read More 

Answering a Patient’s Questions About a Compounding Pharmacy

30 April 2018
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A compounding pharmacy is one that makes medicines from scratch and in various forms, rather than simply reselling pills and packaged syrups. Your doctor may have recommended you visit a compounding pharmacy for your prescription needs, or you may want to discuss this option with your doctor, depending on the medication you're taking and its form. Note what is meant by that, and a few commonly asked questions about this type of pharmacy, so you can determine if they can help you with your prescription needs. Read More 

Prescription Eyewear: How to Buy Prescription Glasses Online

26 March 2018
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To get your prescription eyewear in the past, you had to visit a brick-and-motor eyeglasses shop or get them from your optometrist. However, the internet has revolutionised almost every industry, including the eyewear market, so people can now easily buy their prescription glasses online in a fast, easy and convenient manner. If you have never bought prescription eyewear online, you might naturally be a bit resistant to this. However, the reality is that more and more people are taking advantage of this online business platform due to its benefits. Read More 

Five things your GP wants you to know about referrals

3 January 2018
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Patients often need a referral when going to see a different doctor or a new allied health professional.  Many don't understand why the referral is so important or why they need to physically see their GP when getting a new referral.  They are more than just a piece of paper! Here are five things your GP wants you to know about your next referral. Referrals are important communication devices Seeing a new patient can be daunting for a doctor. Read More