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A woman suffering from an episode of shortness of breathe which can be either asthma or bronchiectasis
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Sunstate Family Practice

Asthma and bronchiectasis are overlapping lung diseases

Asthma and bronchiectasis are overlapping respiratory diseases, and they frequently coexist.  While asthma mainly narrows the airways making it difficult to breathe from time to time, bronchiectasis occurs when the walls of the airways thicken due to a lung infection. Seeking a proper diagnosis is essential because it is only through a diagnosis that can differentiate asthma and bronchiectasis  

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Sunstate Family Practice

10 healthy ways to boost your immune system

Immune boosting has become a major health trend in recent time. On the whole, our immune system does a remarkable job of defending the body against germs and infection.  From time to time, germs can storm into this mechanism and leave us sick. However, it is possible to intervene in this mechanism and giving it

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Sunstate Family Practice

Sunstate Family Practice Welcomes Dr Eugenia Haller

Dr Eugenia Haller is an experienced General Practitioner with more than 14 years of experience in General Practice. Dr Haller had extensive experience working in the Emergency Department at Redland Hospital and Mater Children’s Hospital before gaining her general practice training in Warwick and Maleny. Dr Haller extended her medical skills with further training in

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Difference between coeliac disease and gluten intolerance, Gluten intolerance GP in Brisbane
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Sunstate Family Practice

Difference between Coeliac Disease and Gluten Intolerance: Why diagnosis is important

Do you experience stomach ache, ingestion or any other unpleasant symptoms after consuming gluten-rich food? Both coeliac disease and gluten intolerance can cause similar symptoms, but they have distinct ways of reacting to gluten. While someone with coeliac disease will induce an autoimmune response against gluten, gluten intolerance is more of a digestive disorder that

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Iron deficiency can be reduced by iron infusion in Brisbane
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Sunstate Family Practice

Feeling tired and you don’t know why? It could be iron-deficiency

If you’re feeling extra tired lately, you might wonder if your food has to do something with it. Inadequate iron is one of the most common nutrient deficiency in Australia. And it can definitely leave you feeling tired and irritable. Iron deficiency is considered by the World Health Organisation to be the most common and

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Kidney Health, How to Prevent Kidney Stones , Kidney Stone Doctor Brisbane
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Sunstate Family Practice

Kidney Health: How to prevent kidney stones

Kidney stones may get stuck in the urinary system, blocking the flow of urine and causing pain. Kidney stones are no fun, but with the right diet, nutrition and drinking plenty of water, you can prevent kidney stones from striking you. If someone has ever passed kidney stones, then they will do anything to avoid

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