Tag » Hepatitis


I get lots of questions about which vaccinations we got pre travel. It’s an important thing to consider and to consider early as most shots have a specific timeframe. 183 more words

Do You Have an STD?

When it comes to being sexually active, there are more than a few responsibilities that fall on your shoulders.  For starters, you should always use protection to ensure you don’t contract an STD, and it’s smart to use birth control — oral contraceptive, condoms, etc. 474 more words

Hepatitis C Broke out in South Kashmirs Shopian.


Shopian: Hepatitis C outbreak has been reported in Wehal hamlet of South Kashmir’s Shopian district while Drug Controller Department has cancelled the licenses of three medical shops for re-using disposable syringes. 214 more words


Shadowing in a Hospital: Part 1 - Blood


When I started to prepare for my interviews I realised that the biggest hole that I could see in my application was that I didn’t have any experience of seeing doctors work in secondary care, or hospitals as most of us call them. 1.011 more words


We can prevent disease-immunize, part 2

I suggest you review part 1 from Tuesday February 17, 2015, or read it now if you missed it. In that post I discussed the bacterial diseases for which we have vaccines. 561 more words

Practice Of Medicine

Philip Ruddock Sends Tony Abbott Shipment Of Nanna's Berries

Rumours of bad blood between Prime Minister Tony Abbott and the Father of the House Philip Ruddock following Mr Ruddock’s resignation as chief government whip have been all but dispelled after the Member for Berowra sent Mr Abbott a sizeable quantity of Nanna’s Mixed Berries on Tuesday. 222 more words


Australia's Future Food Security - Imported Frozen Fruit Concerns

Sure, it’s knowledge that knows a tomato is a fruit.

And sure, it’s wisdom that knows that a tomato doesn’t belong in fruit salad.

However it is experience that proves home grown tomatoes taste best and locally grown produce is the safest. 153 more words

Growing Fruit & Veg