Let’s Talk… Bowel Screening

Bowel (or colorectal) cancer is the second most common cancer in Australia. Some 14,000 Australians are diagnosed with bowel cancer each year. Around 90% of cases can be successfully treated if the cancer’s detected early. Australia’s National Bowel Screening Program is free and has the potential to save your…

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Let’s Talk… Testicular Screening

Each year, around 800 Australians are diagnosed with testicular cancer. That’s about one in every 100 cancers in males. It’s the most common cancer found in young men aged between 20 and 39. Here’s the good news: more than 9 out of 10 people with testicular cancer can be…

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Let’s Talk… Arthritis

What is arthritis? Arthritis is a term given to a group of conditions that affect your joints. Arthritis can affect nearly any joint in your body and usually results in inflammation, pain and stiffness. It can range from mild to severe. The cause of many arthritis types isn’t fully…

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Let’s Talk… Men’s Menopause

Do Men Experience Menopause? Menopause is a widely recognised biological event in women, caused by the decline of reproductive hormones, particularly oestrogen, and characterised by the cessation of menstrual periods.   But what about men? Do they go through a similar process, or is menopause exclusive to women? It…

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Let’s Talk…Erectile Dysfunction

    Are you avoiding physical contact and intimacy with your partner because things aren’t working like they should be?   You may be experiencing Erectile Dysfunction. What is Erectile Dysfunction? Erectile Dysfunction, or impotence, is the inability of a man to develop or maintain an erection for sexual…

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