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Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a type of cancer where there is an uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in one or both lungs. However, they do not carry out the normal functions of the lung cells and don’t develop into healthy lung ...

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Doctors appointments when you need them – not the next day!

Have you recently needed a doctor’s appointment, only to find that the next available appointment is days or even weeks away?  You are not alone.  In fact, only 47% of patients receive a same day GP appointment in Australia. [1] ...

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What is Health Literacy?

Health literacy refers to a person’s understanding of their own health and can extended into how a patient will apply that information to make informed decisions to manage their health and wellbeing. It’s estimated that more than half of the ...

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What is telehealth and how does it work?

Introducing telehealth, which is the concept that medical information and advice can be collected and then exchanged electronically between doctors and allied healthcare providers - think pharmacists and dentists.

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How to book an after hours doctor’s appointment

Seeing an after-hours doctor is easier than ever with Doctors on Demand, patients can book online via their phone, laptop or tablet devices and be connected with an Australian registered doctor. Here’s how to do it.

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Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

Find out about benign prostatic hyperplasia and how can you treat it! Alternatively book an online doctor consult for more information!

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