Shorter days, gloomy weather forecasts and cold temperatures affect more than what we choose to wear each day – it can also play havoc with how we feel.
The Winter Blues is a common name for experiencing a low mood… Continue reading
The Department of Health and Human Services is now funding whooping cough vaccine for all pregnant women from 28 weeks gestation and parents or guardians of new born babies.
The doctors at Active Medical highly recommend all pregnant women and… Continue reading
Too many families are putting themselves at risk of disease and delays in their travel because they think it’s too hard and time consuming to organise travel vaccinations before their trip.
Active Medical GP Dr Victor Sammut said there seemed… Continue reading
Paleo, sugar-free, gluten-free, dairy-free, meat-free, low-carb – so many people are making significant dietary lifestyle changes without a full understanding of the food their body needs to stay healthy now – and in the future.
Active Medical GP’s said the desire to make dietary changes is often… Continue reading
Changes to Victorian immunisations for young people mean that unless they access free immunisations in 2015, they may miss protection from a variety of diseases including whooping cough and tetanus.
The Victorian Health… Continue reading
Caroline Springs medical centre has volunteered to become an information resource for local residents confused about proposed changes to Medicare GP billing.
Active Medical general manager Raphael Sammut has offered the Caroline Springs clinic as a helpline for anyone, who… Continue reading
We went for our first walk around the lake today.
It was a warm sunny day, despite the forecasts of storms.
It took nearly 30 minutes to walk around the lake and back to the Active Medical, a total of… Continue reading