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    HRT and risk of breast cancer: The Age Old Debate glenoriemedical 15/12/2020 Comments(0)

    By Dr Sheila Lorenzo – Glenorie District Medical Centre A meta-analysis published in the Lancet entitled Menopausal hormone therapy and 20-year breast cancer mortality showed that the risk of breast cancer was found to have increased the longer women used HRT, and doubling for women who used it for 10 years vs five years. However, [...]

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    National Bowel Cancer Screening: Got the kit? Just do it! glenoriemedical 21/05/2020 Comments(0)

    National Bowel Cancer Screening: Got the kit? Just do it! Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world. That is 1 in 23 Australians! Fortunately, we have a simple screening test. This is called the Faecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT). However, only a 39% of Australians who receive the free [...]

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    National Bowel Cancer Screening: Got the kit? Just do it! glenoriemedical 29/05/2020 Comments(0)

    National Bowel Cancer Screening: Got the kit? Just do it! Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world. That is 1 in 23 Australians! Fortunately, we have a simple screening test. This is called the Faecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT). However, only a 39% of Australians who receive the free [...]

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    National Bowel Cancer Screening: Got the kit? Just do it! -three glenoriemedical 08/06/2020 Comments(0)

    National Bowel Cancer Screening: Got the kit? Just do it! Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world. That is 1 in 23 Australians! Fortunately, we have a simple screening test. This is called the Faecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT). However, only a 39% of Australians who receive the free [...]

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