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MLHD Excellence Award winners
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) has announced the winners of its annual awards ceremony held in Wagga Wagga today Friday 15 September.
Avoid asthma emergencies this spring
People in the Murrumbidgee who have breathing difficulties related to asthma and hay fever need to prepare now for the start of the late spring thunderstorm season, advises the Asthma Collaborative Committee.
Stepping On returns to Corowa
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is pleased to announce the Stepping On falls prevention program will return to Corowa on Thursday 19 October.
Helping everyone to get the message
Helping someone communicate may be as easy as rephrasing your question in simple language, using pictures, writing, gestures or symbols to help get across your message.
Griffith Base Hospital - extensive list of services and growing
The 114-bed Griffith Base Hospital provides a wide range of services including inpatient acute and sub-acute services along with community based health and mental health services.
Plans for the future with St Vincent's
Griffith Base Hospital (GBH) is working with St Vincent's Private Community Hospital Griffith to make the best possible use of the combined resources for the people of Griffith.
$35 million upgrade - the start of things to come
The past 5 years have witnessed ongoing improvements in services at Griffith Base Hospital. Now, with the announcement of $35 million to begin a major redevelopment, Griffith Base Hospital is set to modernise and expand and focus on the future….
Anywhere, anytime: oral health for busy lives
Sixty five per cent of Australians have not visited their dentist in more than two years and 16 per cent claim they are “too busy” to go to the dentist, according to the Australian Dental Association.
Stepping On returns to Tumut
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is pleased to announce the Stepping On falls prevention program will return to Tumut on Tuesday 16 August.
Bookings open for breast screening in Boorowa
Boorowa district women aged 50-74 are encouraged to make an appointment with the BreastScreen NSW mobile van which will be in town from Tuesday 8 to Friday 11 August.
Did you know there's a cure for Hepatitis C?
People living with hepatitis C can now be cured with new, easy-to-take and highly effective treatments.
Bookings open for breast screening in Young
Young district women aged 50-74 are encouraged to make an appointment with the BreastScreen NSW mobile van which will be in town from Monday 14 August to Friday 8 September.
Taking the drama out of mental health issues
Four local schools will take part in the inaugural Dramatic Minds Festival in Young on Friday 4 August to promote mental health knowledge and reduce the stigma of mental illness in young people and the community.
Not too late to get influenza vaccine
The seasonal influenza vaccine is still available and it is not too late to get vaccinated, according to Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD).
Bookings open for breast screening in Leeton
Leeton district women aged 50-74 are encouraged to make an appointment with the BreastScreen NSW mobile van which will be in town for one week from Monday 10 July to Friday 4 August.
When was your last HIV check?
Murrumbidgee Local Health District is encouraging people to have a test during HIV Testing Week from June 1-7 with testing now easier and faster than ever before.
Picture yourself as a non smoker
A new art competition launched for World No Tobacco Day, Wednesday 31 May, wants to challenge young people about the consequences of smoking.
Schools breaking big vegie records in MLHD
A loud ‘crunch’ may be heard across the region at 10am tomorrow, Thursday 25 May, when local children from 16 schools take part in The Big Vegie Crunch.
Palliative care can make a difference
The year’s Palliative Care Week (21-28 May) theme is ‘You matter, your care matters. Palliative care can make a difference’.
Stepping On returns to Temora
Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) is pleased to announce the Stepping On falls prevention program will return to Temora on Wednesday 31 May.
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