October is Breast Cancer awareness month, providing an opportunity for us all to focus on breast cancer and it impact. For more information https://canceraustralia.gov.au/healthy-living/campaigns-events/breast-cancer-awareness-monthTake the time this month to find out what you need to know about breast awareness and share this important information with your family, friends and colleagues.https://breast-cancer.canceraustralia.gov.au/awareness
Most people put off a visit to the doctor, even when not feeling at their best. Many more people put off going to the doctor when feeling well. So, why should you consider making an appointment with your GP if you’re not sick? 1) Preventative Medicine.Just like having a car regularly serviced, preventative medicine can detect problems early, which can help avoid more serious issues developing later. A good example of this is checking blood pressure. If your blood pressure is elevated, this can be treated before it has a chance to lead to a serious medical issue like a heart...
Terrigal Medical Centre is open on Monday 11 June, 8.30 am until 1.30 pm, phone 4385 3150.Please arrive 1 hour prior to stated closing time.Avoca Beach Medical Centre is closed Monday 11 June and will reopen again on Tuesday 12 June at 8.30 am.
Anzac Day, Wednesday 25 April, Terrigal Medical Centre is open from 8.30 am until 1.30 pm,  please arrive 1 hour prior to stated closing time.Please call 4385 3150Avoca Beach Medical Centre is closed on Anzac Day and will re-open on Wednesday 26 April at 8.30 am.
29 Mar 2018
It is a good time to begin thinking about your flu vaccine!Flu season 2018 is set to begin, and the world wide experience of flu season over the last year argues this is a very good year to consider getting yourself vaccinated.The flu season in the US, a bell weather for the Australian experience, points toward a very busy season for the doctors, nurses, clinics and hospitals this year. The US reported over 34 million cases of confirmed influenza, with over 56, 000 deaths this season alone. Last year, Australia report over 3,000 deaths. The majority of those taken most...