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March 29, 2021

Hendra Virus

Hendra virus is a type of rare zoonotic disease. It can be passed from an infected horse to a human. The virus is named after the location where it was…
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March 29, 2021

Health benefits of quitting smoking

Smoking is the action of inhaling and emitting smoke or a visible vapour whilst burning tobacco. People smoke for many different reasons: peer pressure, social activity or addiction to substances…
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March 26, 2021

The different types of wound dressings

Wound Dressings are used to cover wounds and are divided into different types depending on the type of wound. A Wound Dressing should provide a moist environment at the wound surface…
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March 26, 2021

Do you know how to resuscitate someone?

EAR (Expired Air Resuscitation) is used when a person has stopped breathing (respiratory arrest). CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) is necessary when the patient has no heart beat (cardiac arrest). EAR and…
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March 26, 2021

Incontinence – Symptoms and Treatments

Urinary incontinence is the unintentional passing of urine. Urinary incontinence causes a person to pass urine unintentionally. This can range from a small dribble now and then, to large floods of urine.…
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March 26, 2021

MyDNA tests to determine best medication for your body

Pain relief answers may be a simple as a mouth swab New research carried out by genetic interpretation company myDNA reveals that more than 1 in 3 people have turned…
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March 19, 2021

Calanna – A Quality Care Accredited Pharmacy Group

All Calanna Whole Health Pharmacies have Quality Care Accreditation. The Pharmacy Guild of Australia’s Quality Care Pharmacy Program (QCPP) is a quality assurance program for community pharmacy, and provides support…
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March 29, 2017

Calanna calls for rethink on Codeine

Local pharmacy group Calanna Whole Health Pharmacy are calling for a rethink on the TGA's recommendation to move all Codeine medicines to a prescription only model saying research shows it’s…