Mirror Article for Sept 15

By Dr. Philip | 15 September 2021
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Victoria continues to battle the delta outbreak and the numbers do not seem to be decreasing quickly. Those in lockdown in the city are looking at further weeks of hardship and we hope our easing of restrictions in country Victoria is not a temporary one. It is worth noting that around 85 per cent of all…

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We are not aware of any positive case in 3960

By Dr. Philip | 12 September 2021
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We have heard that there is a rumour of a positive case linked to the 3960 postcode. Just to be clear, we are NOT aware of any positive cases and we have not been contacted by DHHS about any case. It will surely happen sometime however. Vaccination remains your best way to prevent serious illness.…

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Dr Trevor Andrews’ article to Mirror Sept 5

By Dr. Philip | 11 September 2021
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Another week in the pandemic brings a change in policy from the Premier and his Health advisors. With rising case numbers due the highly contagious Delta variant of the Covid virus the State Government is no longer aiming for Elimination and Covid zero in Victoria. And the Lockdown is being extended for another few weeks.…

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Vaccine Questions?

By Dr. Philip | 11 September 2021
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Thursday night’s forum “Vaccine questions? This is the forum for you” is available on YouTube at https://youtu.be/5qAuaV2eFDQ Recommend having a look as there is sure to be something there that is of interest (and you can flick through the parts you don’t find as interesting…the beauty of not seeing it live). Understand that some found…

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Local Vaccine data

By Dr. Philip | 2 September 2021
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by Dr Louisa Tatton Sunny days, wattle bloom and the increased activity of magpies on the rail trail seems to suggest spring is finally on its way. I’m getting out my hay fever tablets (has there ever been a more antisocial time to have a sniffle?) and decorating my helmet so I can start riding…

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Mirror Article 4/8

By Dr. Philip | 3 August 2021
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The gold medal NSW was given for its handling of the pandemic last year has certainly tarnished and a recount is in place. Sorry, couldn’t resist the Olympic analogy! Not sure we totally agreed with the running of it in a pandemic when the host city is suffering so much, but it did provide some…

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COVID Vaccinations

By Dr. Philip | 2 August 2021
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The message is simple.  Please get vaccinated as soon as you are eligible. For your own personal protection. And for the protection of all others in our community. AstraZeneca is freely available now for all age groups over 18  It is a safe and very effective vaccine, and the recommended vaccine for all over 60  Ring…

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