• OCTOBER 26, 2018

    Hay Fever Season

    Hay fever (allergic rhinitis) is common in spring as it is often caused by an allergic reaction to grass and sea pollens. For many people who suffer from hay fever, spring time is a menace. It can affect 1 in 5 people and is common in both adults and children. You can also have an

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    • OCTOBER 26, 2018

    Fighting Meningococcal Disease

    Meningococcal disease is caused by a number of different strains of the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis. The bacterium is commonly found in the upper respiratory tract of people and is spread between people through infected droplets in the air. Meningococcal disease is a rare bacterial disease. In Australia it affects approximately 300 people per year. Although

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    • JANUARY 12, 2020

    Depression in men

    As men, we like to think of ourselves as strong and in control of our emotions. When we feel hopeless or overwhelmed by despair we often deny it or try to cover it up. But depression is a common problem that affects many of us at some point in our lives. While depression can take

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    • OCTOBER 26, 2018

    Approved Yellow Fever Clinic

    Yellow Fever If you are travelling to Africa, the Caribbean, Central or South America, you should be aware of the risk of yellow fever.  Yellow fever vaccinations must be provided by an approved yellow fever clinic. Aspendale Clinic is an approved clinic. One of our doctors will provide a vaccination certificate in the form approved

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