Dr Liz Sturgiss

Dr Liz Sturgiss

Dr Sturgiss is a Melbourne-based GP and senior lecturer in general practice at Monash University, Victoria.

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Seven years ago, I attended my first national obesity conference. I was a baby GP researcher presenting two posters on how…
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Need to know: About 110,000 Australians are opioid-dependent, and approximately 50,000 people receive treatment for opioid…
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Alcohol continues to play a major role in many parts of Australian society and is central to many family celebrations,…
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The only thing that shocks me about the apparent worsening of physical activity levels of Australia’s children is that…
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When it comes to obesity, it seems that everyone has an opinion. Some advocate that individuals should 'take responsibility…
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Saying no is never easy. I just have to reflect on everything that is on my to-do list to realise it is a skill that needs…
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How do you know that you are a GP? Is it because of the place you work and the type of work that you do — or because of the…
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