Easter Public Holidays

28 Drummond North Medical Practice will be closed due to the Easter Public Holidays. We will be closed the following dates: Good Friday- 25th of March Easter Saturday- 26th of March Easter Sunday- 27th of March Easter Monday- 28th of March We will be re-opening on Tuesday the 29th of March! Appointments are available today if you require anything before the Easter Break. We hope you and your family have a wonderful Easter! From the team at 28 Drummond

Flu Vaccines

Flu Vaccines – Book NOW before winter! Winter is just around the corner with that comes the dreaded flu season… 28 Drummond North Medical Practice’s offer flu vaccinations between March and June each year. Approximately 1.2 million Australians are at risk of serious complications as a result of the influenza virus. In 2015, Australia reported approximately 90,000 cases of influenza.  Influenza is highly infectious and is easily transmitted from person to person, through infected droplets in the air and by hands carrying the virus. The influenza virus can take up to 3 days to show symptoms, all the while spreading […]

Christmas break

Ho Ho Ho, Seasons Greetings to all our wonderful patients and friends from all the team at 28 Drummond North Medical Practice. We take this opportunity to say thank you, and wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Just like Santa and his elves, we’ll be taking a short break on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, Monday 28th December.  We look forward to focussing on your health and well being in 2016!  

December is here & “tis the season to be…..”

December is here &  “tis the season to be…..” racing around madly buying gifts, planning the ultimate Christmas meal, decking out the house in Christmas bling, wrapping up those pressing work deadlines, supporting the youngster’s school Christmas concert & firing up for your own Christmas break up!  Aaagh help…. Journalist Megan Johnston, writing in the Sydney Morning Herald, asked a panel of expert psychologists for some tips and complied a list of pointers to help make the time as stress free as possible. Her December doctrine recommended. Get plenty of sleep. Value good eating and drinking habits. Don’t overindulge all month. Reduce […]

Movember Foundation

Many a dapper man about town has been cultivating their own growth & sporting a hirsute upper lip this Movember. The Movember Foundation’s mission aspires to strive towards a happier, healthier, longer life for all fathers & sons on a global scale. Die hard facts, such as: • Gender – Men on average die 6 yrs younger than women. • Poor mental health – Three quarters of suicides are by men • Prostate & testicular cancer – Prostate cancer is the second most common of all cancer in men worldwide • Physical inactivity – Is responsible for 3.2 million deaths […]

This Christmas, give yourself the gift of better health!

You’re writing your list and checking it twice… right? With only 5 weeks until Christmas, scroll through our health checklist to prioritise your health needs to ensure more holiday cheer and less holiday stress! – Have you booked your Health Assessment, GP Management Plan or attended your Review?… – Still got that pathology slip folded away in the drawer – Time again for that routine Women’s or Men’s Health Check? – Planning a holiday getaway? Better check out specific holiday vaccinations. -Got a little person off to kinder in 2016? Mustn’t forget the 4 year old immunisation. – Scripts running […]