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March 13, 2017

What is the difference between a cold and a flu?

Colds are a group of symptoms characterised by congestion, runny nose, coughing, sore throat, and/or sneezing. Colds are very common and usually caused by viruses. In fact, there are around 200 different viruses that can cause colds! The most common virus that causes cold is Rhinovirus. Viruses cannot be destroyed […]
March 13, 2017

Flu vaccinations are now available

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March 13, 2017

Reassurance over MMRV seizure risk

Doctors are being reassured about the safety of the combined measles, mumps, rubella and varicella vaccine, after research found it was associated with a risk of febrile seizures. Children given the MMRV shot had a double the rate of febrile seizures 7-10 days after vaccination, compared with those who received […]
March 13, 2017

Are you aged between 45 and 49 years ?

You will be eligible for a full health check Call today to make an appointment. At Carnegie Medical Centre we care about your health. That is why we have introduced a new health check for everyone aged between 45 and 49 years to help prevent or reduce the risk of […]