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3rd dose COVID-19 vaccine for immunocompromised individuals.

The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) recommends a third primary dose of COVID-19 vaccine in severely immunocompromised individuals. The standard two-dose schedule for those who are severely immunocompromised may provide a less than optimal immune response. The third dose aims to maximise the level of the immune response as close as possible to the general […]
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AstraZeneca and the under 60’s: 50 shades of Grey

If you’re drawn to this article, then you’re probably looking for some information to help you make a decision regards getting your COVID vaccine.  With the federal government seemingly saying one thing and other institutions such as ATAGI saying another, you may well be wondering what the best thing to do is? Wait for the […]
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Pregnancy and Mental Health

Most people have heard of post-natal depression, but did you know being pregnant can put you at increased risk of other mental health conditions? The mental health and well-being of mum and dad is vital for the healthy development and well-being of the baby.  It’s important to be informed of mental health conditions associated with […]
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Multivitamins and pregnancy – before, during and after part 2.

Last week we looked at the nutritional deficiencies possible in pregnancy. This week we are now walking through the most common products available in the Australian market and a short FAQ. Elevit Preconception & Pregnancy Multivitamin: Elevit is a market leader favoured by health professionals.Benefits – this is a complete pregnancy multivitamin. Women only need […]
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Multivitamins and pregnancy – before, during and after Part 1.

Women who are planning pregnancy often ask their GP about vitamin and mineral supplements. They want to make sure they are getting enough essential nutrients for a growing baby. However, there are so many supplements in pharmacies that it can be confusing. This article with deal with nutritional needs in the preconception and antenatal period. […]
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COVID Vaccine Update June 2021

We are receiving a high volume of calls about whether we are providing the Pfizer vaccine. Due to limited supply, the Garran Surge Centre is currently the only location providing Pfizer in the ACT. When this changes we will inform you. If you are eligible for 1B and are under the age of 50 years, […]
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COVID Vaccination Appointments Available

COVID-19 vaccine bookings now available for group 1B. The quickest way to make an appointment is online: Crace Denman Lyneham New appointments will be added regularly as we receive more stock. If we are fully booked online, we do not have appointments available, so please do not call to book. Reception is experiencing a high volume […]
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Private Flu Vaccine 2021

2021 private flu vaccines have arrived. We recommend that everyone receives the flu vaccine. The COVID vaccine cannot be given within two weeks of any other vaccine. Please ensure your COVID and flu vaccines are given at least two weeks apart. It does not matter which vaccine you have first. Choose the vaccine that is […]
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COVID 1b Eligibility

COVID-19 vaccines will start being delivered to YourGP sometime between March 22 – 26. We will email you on the day of arrival. One thousand vaccine doses have been allocated for weekly delivery between our practices at Crace, Lyneham and Denman. As vaccine allocations are received, new bookings for people eligible as part of group […]
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COVID-19 vaccine update.

The first 300,000 doses of AstraZeneca arrived in Sydney on Sunday 28th February. The vaccines need batch checking prior to delivery to the ACT. COVID-19 vaccines will be provided free of charge, with no cost for the vaccine or the consultation. Government roll-out strategy progress: Phase1a hospital based, commenced Feb 22: Quarantine and border workers Prioritised health […]
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