$4.7 million on Endometriosis?…What’s that? 🤔 Well let me explain.
Endometriosis affects 1 in 10 Australian women and it is when the cells similar to those in the womb grow in other parts of the body. This can lead to a number of debilitating symptoms such as pelvic pain, painful irregular periods, bowel problems, exhaustion and mental health problems just to name a few.
And here’s the great news! 👏🎉 A National Action Plan for Endometriosis has just been launched in Australia. The government will be putting $4.7 million towards researching better treatment, raising more awareness and understanding over the next 5 years.
The National Action Plan will come as a great relief to a lot of women as Endometriosis is currently under-diagnosed and it will allow patients to access better diagnosis and treatment pathways.
I’m looking forward to being part of this movement.
If you have any questions or are concerned about these symptoms please pop by and see me in clinic.
Last night our excellent teamwork brought this dummy back to life! 💪🏻 CPR (otherwise know as Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) is a lifesaving technique used in emergencies in people who have stopped breathing and the heart has stopped beating.
Anyone can learn how to perform CPR and it could help save someone’s life.
If you’re interested in finding out more visit @faae_gc or pop by and see me in clinic.