Health

  • Diabetes Awareness Info Session

    Diabetes Awareness Info Session

    Diabetes is a serious and complex condition affecting approximately 1.2 million Australians. It is a condition that requires daily care, and as such, successful management of diabetes requires regular check-ups. That’s why it’s important to complete an annual diabetes cycle of care which would allow you, your nurse and your GP to identify and manage any […]

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  • Prostate Cancer Information Session

    Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men in Australia – the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare estimates that 16,665 males will be diagnosed with this disease in 2017 alone. Because prostate cancer is generally a slow growing disease, the majority of men with low grade prostate cancer live for many years without symptoms […]

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  • Smoking Cessation Information Session

    Are you a smoker looking for information on how you can quit? Do you know a smoker and would like to learn about the ways you can support your family, friends or colleagues as they undergo the process of giving up smoking? Perhaps you would just like to know more about nicotine addiction? The National […]

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  • ‘Exercise – The Best Medicine for MS’ Information Session

    Did you know that 78% of people with multiple sclerosis (MS) undertake no physical activity at all, and yet the evidence is clear – exercise is the best medicine for MS! Research has shown that when MS patients start exercising they quickly improve physically, and their brain benefits, too. The National Health Co-op, in collaboration with MS Ltd and SERVICE […]

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  • Breast Screening Information Session

    In Australia, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer before the age of 85. The good news is that research has shown that regular screening of women over the age of 50 has been effective in reducing deaths from breast cancer through early detection.   The National Health Co-op, in collaboration with SERVICE […]

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  • Skin Cancer and Sun Safety Info Session

    Skin Cancer and Sun Safety Info Session

    The incidence of skin cancers in Australia is one of the highest in the world. According to data from Cancer Council Australia, two in three Australians are likely to be diagnosed with skin cancer by the time they are 70 years of age.  The National Health Co-op, in collaboration with SERVICE ONE Alliance Bank, is […]

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  • Skin Check-ups Available Now

    The incidence of skin cancers in Australia is one of the highest in the world, and with the sunnier weather approaching, the National Health Co-op is inviting you to make an appointment for a full skin check-up. It is important to have regular skin check-ups so that any changes in your skin can be monitored and […]

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  • Smoking Cessation Information Session

    Are you a smoker looking for information on how you can quit? Do you know a smoker and would like to learn about the ways you can support your family, friends or colleagues as they undergo the process of giving up smoking? Perhaps you would just like to know more about nicotine addiction? The National […]

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  • Asthma Action Plan

    In an effort to continually improve the health of our community, the National Health Co-op regularly undertakes reviews of our patient records to identify individuals who could benefit from preventative health measures.  We are currently identifying patients who might be suffering from Asthma and whose health could be improved by creating an Asthma Action Plan.   […]

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  • Lifestyle Modification Program

    Lifestyle Modification Program

    The National Health Co-op will be conducting another of its nationally awarded Lifestyle Modification Programs commencing in August. With the help of the Australian National University we will be evaluating three different approaches to delivering programs and tools that assist individuals achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle and manage chronic diseases Do you have a […]

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