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…
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…
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.…
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…
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…
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…