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  • ‘It’s Time to Talk: Dying to Know’ Information Evening

    It’s never easy talking about death. It’s uncomfortable and confronting, but talking about what we would like to do when the time is nearing is important. Preparing our wishes with family helps them understand and prepare, and makes our last moments with loved ones more precious and less stressful. Discussing and planning our wishes come […]

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  • 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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  • Macquarie Clinic: Changes to operating hours during May 2017

    Please be advised that during the month of May 2017, there will be some changes to the operating hours of our Macquarie Clinic. During this time, there will be no late-night opening on Mondays or Tuesdays. Please see below table for amended opening hours: Macquarie Opening Hours – May 2017 Monday 8:30am – 5:00pm Tuesday 8:30am – […]

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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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  • Scheduled Maintenance – Online Bookings Unavailable

    Scheduled Maintenance – Online Bookings Unavailable

    Please be advised our online booking system will be unavailable between 5:00 pm Saturday 11 March and 5:00 pm Monday 13 March due to scheduled maintenance. During this time you will be unable to make new appointments or view/edit current appointments. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. Our clinics will be closed […]

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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 Education Session

    Skin Cancer and Sun Safety Education 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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  • 2016 Annual General Meeting

    The National Health Co-op is holding its AGM on Wednesday 26 October at 10:00am at the Corporate Office, 5-7 Lawry Place, Macquarie, ACT. Members and visitors are invited to come along for an update on how the Co-op is progressing. You can ask questions of the Board members and raise any matters of interest. Please […]

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