Health Check

Category: YOUR HEALTH

Media reports about vaccine hesitancy could contribute to the problem

Alongside logistical and supply issues, vaccine hesitancy has been a notable hurdle in Australia’s troubled vaccine rollout. The news the Australian Technical Advisory Group on… Read More

FREE HEALTH CHECKS

FREE health checks available next week (Wednesday 2 June 2021)  To help celebrate ‘My health for life’s’ inaugural Health Check Week, our trained facilitators will… Read More

Seeking participants for recurring Vulvovaginal Candidiasis (Thrush) trial

The research investigates whether an acetic and lactic acid vaginal combination product, has beneficial effects in recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis. Type of volunteers neededPremenopausal females with… Read More

Introducing Dr. Ghassan Idris – new orthodontist at the Griffith Health Clinic

Dr Ghassan Idris Dr. Ghassan Idris is a dental specialist (Orthodontist) who has been exclusively practising orthodontics since 2005. Dr Idris holds several academic and… Read More

Type 2 Diabetes Education and Active Lifestyle program

Are you struggling to deal with your Type 2 diabetes? If so, our new bulk-billed ‘Diabetes Education and Active Lifestyle’ (DEAL) program may be for… Read More

Seeking participants for research study into Rheumatoid Arthritis

Help us research an investigational medication for rheumatoid arthritis. Together, we can research an investigational medication that is designed to work in a different way. Read More

FREE health checks available with the My health for life program

To help celebrate ‘My health for life’s’ inaugural Health Check Week, our trained My health for life facilitators are conducting FREE 15 minute health checks… Read More

Mental and physical health: an integrated approach

This year, R U OK? Day coincides with Women’s Health Week, providing the perfect opportunity to discuss women’s mental health needs. We sat down with Professor Analise O’Donovan to discuss how our physical, mental and social health are intertwined. Read More

Help test a combination Meningococcal vaccine at the Clinical Trial Unit, Griffith University

Our Clinical Trial Unit is conducting a trial testing a new combination meningococcal vaccine compared with two vaccines licensed for use in Australia Read More

Free services at our student social work clinic

We offer a supportive counselling and case management service to assist clients experiencing a variety of complex social, psychological, family and environmental factors. Our social workers can assist with: - mental health and general wellbeing- supporting parents, children and families- emotion regulation and behaviour concerns- social connections and building stronger relationships- grief and loss- assist with understanding and completion of referrals and documents as needed- a referral pathway* Our student-led social work clinic is fully-supervised by qualified social workers. What do social work actually do? Social workers can assist when a person's health is impacted by complex social, psychological, family and environmental factors. Read More