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Handwashing tips to stop the spread of COVID-19

COVID-19 is a reminder to everyone about the importance of hand hygiene. Of course, we shouldn’t need reminding, but washing our hands can prevent the spread of disease. You should practice proper handwashing before, during, and after food prep, after using the toilet, after touching garbage and public surfaces such as doorknobs, and of course, [...]

By | 2020-03-19T10:53:17+10:00 March 19th, 2020|health news|0 Comments

Accredited Dive Medical Examinations Brisbane

Recreational diving is a risky activity at the best of times but diving with a medical condition elevates that risk. For your safety, there are medical standards in place which may prevent you from diving altogether including taking certain medications. And for those with a history of asthma, for example, will not be assessed by [...]

By | 2020-03-26T15:16:41+10:00 February 26th, 2020|health news|0 Comments

Coronavirus Update

The world health organisation recently declared coronavirus a global health emergency. If you have symptoms, which can appear up to 14 days after exposure that include fever, shortness of breath, coughing, and sore throat, it’s important you contact the practice before attending by calling Market Street Medical Practice on (07) 3229 9209 to receive important [...]

By | 2020-02-26T13:01:51+10:00 February 26th, 2020|health news|0 Comments

Corporate Medicine Brisbane

Corporate medicals play an important role in pre-employment and getting people back to work. Located in the heart of Brisbane city, Market Street Medical Practice specialises in the field building trusting relationships and providing business with prompt medical appointments necessary for an efficient service. From WorkCover injuries to flu vaccinations, work-related drug testing, and insurance [...]

By | 2020-02-26T13:02:00+10:00 February 25th, 2020|health news|0 Comments