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Register now for the next national Women’s Health Conference!

Register now for the next national Women’s Health Conference!

The call for abstracts for the 7th Australian Women’s Health Conference have been opened by the NSW Minister for Health and Minister for Medical Research, The Hon. Jillian Skinner MP.

The conference, ‘Gender Matters: Determining Women’s Health’ to be held in Sydney in May 2013 will continue Australia’s focus on showcasing cutting edge research and best practice approaches in women’s health policy and practice locally, across Australia and internationally.

Women’s Health Clinic for Lakemba

Women living in Lakemba have a new women’s health clinic! The Lakemba Women’s Health Clinic was launched on Wednesday 22 February as the result of a great new partnership between Leichhardt Women’s Health, Canterbury City Community Centre and Central Sydney GP Network. The clinic is[Read More…]

Art Exhibition for International Women’s Day :O

Art Exhibition for International Women’s Day :O

In the week of International Women’s Day 2012 Leichhardt Women’s and the Lisa Macdonald Learning Fund will be hosting ‘Regeneration and Renewal’

Clearing the air and reducing tobacco…

Clearing the air and reducing tobacco…

Congratulations to NSW Health for taking the strong step to to reduce tobacco smoke in public places including playgrounds, public sports grounds and transport stops and, in 2015, outdoor dining. While people who are still smoking will experience difficulty finding somewhere to smoke that doesn’t affect others, the measures reinforce[Read More…]

Time to have a breast x-ray?

Are you over 40? Make your appointment with BreastScreen by phoning 13 20 50 – the mobile vans are in different shopping centres (until early March one’s in Balmain!) and in fixed locations Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Croydon Health Centre.  They’re easy to get to you and you won’t be[Read More…]

Understanding, Surviving and Thriving… through Menopause!

Are you approaching or experiencing menopause and looking for answers?Book into the 4 hour Menopause Worshop Saturday 3 March    info@lwchc.org.au or phone us on 9560 3011.