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October 18, 2018| Health and Wellbeing /

Dealing with Exam Stress

Unlike numbers, you can’t always be divided into neat little fractions, when you subtract something from your life you will feel an emotional response, and when you think about your value as a person, the correct answer is immeasurable #TheLimitDoesNotExist. You are a person, you are not just a number.

October 5, 2018| Our Community /

Epworth Sisters Update - 18 Weeks

Things are changing really quickly for Alex and Jane, whose bubs, Charlotte and Lola are now 18 weeks old.

September 21, 2018| Epworth News /

Victoria Parade Water Mains Works

From Friday 21 September – Monday 8 October, crews will be working on Victoria Parade as part of the M41 Water Mains Project. All of our entrances are still open, including the car park.

September 14, 2018| Health and Wellbeing /

Caring for Your Kidneys

The kidneys play a vital role in keeping your body healthy, but how can we look after this underrated organ?

September 3, 2018| Epworth News /

Good Morning Mark Myerson!

World-renowned orthopaedic foot & ankle surgeon Mark Myerson was guest of honour at Epworth on a recent Sunday morning, where he led a cutting-edge discussion on the diagnosis and management of patients with complex and challenging disorders of the foot and ankle.

August 27, 2018| Epworth News /

Epworth Scholarship Inspiration

Every year in winter, thanks to Epworth Medical Foundation and its generous donors, it’s scholarship application time at Epworth. In a program unique to Epworth’s ten sites, around 100 staff receive an award that has the power to become the highlight of their career.

August 21, 2018| Epworth News /

One Big Mother’s Group at Epworth Geelong

Epworth Geelong extended world breastfeeding week into a whole month to protect, promote and support the breastfeeding journey.

We see lots of mums and understand the different pressures they face when it comes to feeding. Bodies, society judgement, going back to work and their own expectations all impact the decision between breast and bottle for new mums.

To promote breastfeeding awareness and education across Greater Geelong, Epworth Geelong hosted ‘One big mother’s group’ – a complimentary high tea for new mums last Friday.

August 15, 2018| Health and Wellbeing /

Baby Burping Basics

With a whole lot of crying and feeding going on, all newborn babies will experience wind and burping can be done in a number of different ways.

July 25, 2018| Health and Wellbeing /

Five Ways to Reduce Rib Pain During Pregnancy

There are a number of reasons for rib pain during pregnancy, including your baby kicking your insides - it’s out of love, we’re sure! We’ve got some tips on how to relieve the discomfort.

July 24, 2018| Epworth News /

Epworth’s New Robots: Thanks La Trobe Financial

Epworth HealthCare is very pleased to announce that it recently received the largest benefaction since it was first established in Richmond in 1920, enabling the purchase Epworth campuses six X model da Vinci robots, and new surgical equipment for multiple Epworth sites.