Do You Have Diabetes?

Do You Have Diabetes?

All of our doctors have a special interest in caring for patients with a chronic disease including diabetes. Common warnings signs of diabetes include: Increased thirst.Increased hunger (especially after eating)Dry mouth.Frequent urination or urine...
Have you had your Flu Immunisation?

Have you had your Flu Immunisation?

Middle Ridge Family practice are now holding Flu Immunisation Clinics. Those eligible for a free flu shot under the National Immunisation Program include people 65 years and over, pregnant women, those who suffer chronic conditions as well as, for the first...
We Now do Yellow Fever Vaccines

We Now do Yellow Fever Vaccines

Middle Ridge Family Practice welcomed our first Yellow Fever vaccine patients last week. The Twisted Loaf team are heading off overseas to Kyampisi. Kyampisi is two hours north of Kampala,Uganda. They are hoping to build a bakery for the community. As part of their...
We are Closed for the Toowoomba Show Holiday

We are Closed for the Toowoomba Show Holiday

The practice will be closed this Thursday 28th March for the Toowoomba Show Holiday. We will reopen on Friday 29th March at 8am. If you need medical attention during this time and it’s an emergency please call 000 otherwise you can call the National Home Doctor...
International Day of Happiness

International Day of Happiness

Today is International day of happiness 2019 – Happier together. To celebrate this we asked our doctors what makes them happy. See their responses below. Dr Sian Ford – With the current drought, every drop of rain! Dr Tiana Dall’Osto – Watching...
Q Fever – Are you Immunised?

Q Fever – Are you Immunised?

A new study on the incidence of Q fever has found as many as one in 20 people in parts of Australia have been exposed to the debilitating disease at some point in their lives. The paper — published in the Medical Journal of Australia — was based on 2,740 samples of...