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Let’s Talk Osteoporosis – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

13TH FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A + SCREENING PRESENTER: DR. DAVID COSGRIFF BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL 1.2 million Australians suffer from osteoporosis and over 6 million more are at high risk. Most people don’t know they are at...
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Mental Health and Isolation – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

14TH FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A PRESENTER: DR.JENNIFER RATHJEN BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Loneliness has been defined as the next major public health problem and links between loneliness and poor physical and mental health outcomes are now...
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Let’s Talk Immunisations – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

15TH FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A PRESENTER: GOLDIE TAYERANIAN BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL As we get older, our immune systems become slightly less effective at protecting us from disease. This means that we become more prone to...
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Sore Joints and Exercise – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

18TH FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A PRESENTER: MICHAEL KEOGH BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Does pain and stiff joints limit your movement in life? Did you know exercise is recommended worldwide as a treatment for painful joints? In...
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Balance and Strength – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

19TH FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A PRESENTER: MICHAEL KEOGH BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Do you worry about falling? Do you limit your life to fit your declining balance? Falls can cause life changing injuries. Fortunately, good balance...
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Let’s Talk About Sexual Health – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

20TH FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A PRESENTER: DR.STEPHANIE TEOH BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Sexual health and desire are affected by complex factors related to physical health, psychological factors, hormonal changes, erectile dysfunction and even medication side effects....
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Let’s Talk About Sleep – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

21ST FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A PRESENTER: DR. DAVID COSGRIFF BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Have you ever lain awake at night thinking about how you can't sleep?  We explore what sleep is, how much the body needs,...
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Eating Well with Ageing – Seniors Festival at Osana Cremorne

22ND FEBRUARY 2019 TIME: 10:00 AM DURATION: 30 MINS + Q&A PRESENTER: SARAH COGHLAN BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL Eating well is important at any age. Eating well helps you feel your best everyday. Older adult need to eat a variety of nutritious...
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Osana Cremorne Launch Event 2018

Thank-you to all our special guests who supported us for our inaugural Osana clinic launch. (more…)
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Osana – Interview with Founder Kevin Cheng

An recent interview with our founder, Kevin Cheng. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FhMV980k5fs&feature=youtu.be
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Feeling more energetic

Some stats: Each year 1.5 million Australians see their doctor about fatigue. People that feel more tired - up 60% of obese patients, introverts, older adults and anyone going through menopause. Fatigue can be a sign of disease, such as anaemia,...
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Reducing stress

Some stats: 1 in 8 Australians report high stress, 1 in 3 experience depression symptoms and 1 in 4 experience anxiety symptoms Stress makes gastrointestinal disorders, diabetes, heart disease, pain conditions, allergies and asthma worse (through chronic inflammation) Relaxation can...
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Prepare for winter… and manflu

Some stats: Influenza (flu) is more potent than the common cold which is usually restricted to the upper respiratory tract (nose, throat). Flu is much more likely to cause a strain on organs in the body, and can potentially result...
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The case for more prevention

Some stats: 26% of health care costs in Australia can be avoided through better prevention. Treasury Departments predict by 2046 that 100% of State Government funding will go towards hospitals, the most expensive part of our health system. Over 40%...
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Improving your sleep

Some stats: Up to 45% of Australians have sleep difficulties - this can lead to health conditions or make existing ones worse. 19% of people that snore have a sleep disorder. Three quarters of those that sleep less than 5.5...
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Experimenting with General Practice – Medical Republic Journal

Australia’s health system, as it currently stands, is unsustainable. Treasury forecasts predict health care will consume all of State revenues by 2046;1private health insurance premiums are going up by 4 to 6% each year, and hospital costs at 6 to...
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A new model of care – Prosperity Health Paper

Prosperity Health’s recent involvement in the RACGP’s GP17 conference provided exposure to exciting new insights and ideas in the medical industry. We were fortunate to have hundreds of great discussions with practicing GPs and owners about their practices and financial...
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A new corporate – Australian Doctor Magazine

The founder of Australia’s newest general practice corporate says he will pay GPs salaries [instead of commission] so they can get off the “fee-for-service treadmill”. Dr Kevin Cheng launched Osana last month, with plans to open four Sydney clinics focused...
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