November 20th 2015

Lung Health Awareness Month

November is Lung Health Awareness Month, some of the common lung disorders are Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Lung Cancer, Emphysema and Asthma.  What is the most important thing you can do for your lungs?  DO NOT SMOKE and and DO REGULAR EXERCISE.  If you experience some of the symptoms as detailed below, it is important that you make an appointment with your doctor to have them checked.

  • Have a new, persistent or changed cough?
  • Cough up mucus, phlegm or blood?
  • Get out of breath more easily than others your age?
  • Experience chest tightness or wheeze?
  • Have frequent chest infections?
  • Experience chest pain, fatigue, or have sudden weight loss?

 

Our Opening Hours:

Toormina Medical Centre

Monday – Friday 7:30am – 7:00pm
Saturday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Sunday 9:00am – 11:00am

Sawtell Medical Centre

Monday – Friday                                                       8:30am – 5:00pm

Emergency Clinic at Toormina Medical only   Saturday  9:00am – 12:00pm  & Sunday 9:00am – 11:00am

Our Locations

Toormina Contact Details
Sawtell Contact Details

 

Online Appointments

You must be an existing patient of the practice, you can only make an appointment with your normal doctor.

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