Newsletter

June Newsletter – The Importance of Meningococcal Vaccinations

24 Jun 2020June Newsletter – The Importance of Meningococcal Vaccinations

In this edition of the Turn The Corner newsletter, we hear from Nurse Petra about the importance of Meningococcal vaccinations for your children. We also have some exciting news about additional appointment types now able to be booked online, to save you time. The importance of Meningococcal vaccinations      Here at Turn The Corner […]

May 2020 – Reflection on Life and Death

20 Jun 2020May 2020 – Reflection on Life and Death

Hello all, a bit of a sober title in celebration of moving into our beautiful space. I grew up in Tasmania. My parents were young “ Ten Pound Poms” who left the UK to start a new life in Australia. My dad started teaching physics at Devonport High School and I started at the local […]

April Newsletter 2020

5 May 2020April Newsletter 2020

This month we focus on mental health as we understand that many of our patients are stressed and anxious at present. So we asked Dr. Deirdre Ryan, Clinical Psychologist and Co-Founder of Aruna Psychology, a local practice that we refer to, for her advice… We recognise that the past number of weeks have been very […]

March 2020 Newsletter – Asthma, COVID and the Flu

25 Mar 2020March 2020 Newsletter – Asthma, COVID and the Flu

This month we hear from Dr Ben about this upcoming flu season and why the flu vaccines are important and beneficial. We also say farewell to one of our nurses Jill, but welcome two new friendly faces to the clinic. Asthma, COVID and the Flu        Asthma is a common condition  in Australia, […]

Newsletter February 2020 – Diabetes Service Update

26 Feb 2020Newsletter February 2020 – Diabetes Service Update

This month we hear from one of our fabulous nurses, Jill, who wants to share the exciting news about a service we are now offering for all of our patients with diabetes. We also discuss our Instagram page and the exciting plan we have to use this to capture the progress of Turn The Corner’s […]

29 Jan 2020Newsletter January 2020 – Start of Year Update

Happy New Year! The team at Turn The Corner are refreshed from our break and ready for another great year! We have some very exciting plans for the clinic this year and that starts with two new doctors! We would like to introduce our two new doctors, Dr Ben Wilson and Dr Jerome Crouche. Dr […]

Newsletter December 2019 – End of Year Update

18 Dec 2019Newsletter December 2019 – End of Year Update

Reflecting on 2019 and with the end of the year nearly upon us, the team here at Turn The Corner would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our amazing patients and their families for the year that was. It has been another busy year, and we have some exciting plans for 2020 […]

Newsletter November 2019 – Skin Cancer Update

27 Nov 2019Newsletter November 2019 – Skin Cancer Update

This month Dr Imogen Denton talks to us about skin cancer, what to look out for and how we can reduce the risk. Also a friendly reminder about the clinic’s opening times during the up coming holiday season. Did you know that at least 2 out of every 3 Australians will be diagnosed with a skin […]

Newsletter October 2019 – Sexual Health Update

31 Oct 2019Newsletter October 2019 – Sexual Health Update

This month I was lucky enough to be invited to speak to some health science students at La Trobe University to promote sexual and reproductive well-being. We talked all things sex with no topic being out of bounds and of course, an abundance of free condoms were given out. Some of the most common sexually […]

Newsletter September 2019 – Travel Vaccinations Update

25 Oct 2019Newsletter September 2019 – Travel Vaccinations Update

For any of you who are lucky enough to be disappearing somewhere warm over the next few months check out Nurse Jill’s travel update. It’s a great reminder of some of the important things that should be considered before venturing anywhere afar! Hi, Nurse Jill here. I recently attended an update on travel health and thought […]