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myVMC – Virtual Medical Centre

Virtual Medical Centre (VMC) is an Australian medical information website. It delivers medical information, written by medical professionals, about current conventional medicine.

myVMC was born out of the necessity to have quality medical information available online to members of the general public. Health professionals can access medical information based on the latest best practice guidelines at

There are 25 medical specialty areas from cancer, to heart health, sexual health and child’s health. Each has medical information on:

  • prescription drugs
  • disease information
  • symptoms of disease
  • medical treatment
  • medical tests
  • doctor videos and animations
  • tools and calculators
  • latest medical trials and research
  • health events and conferences
  • medical support for patients
  • latest medical news
  • RSS feeds
  • medical dictionary

The information presented by myVMC is designed to support that provided by health professionals and never to replace it.

Last reviewed: October 2014

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Dry Eye Syndrome (Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca) | myVMC

Dry eye syndrome occurs when the eye produces fewer or poorer quality tears and is unable to maintain normal eye lubrication

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Cosmetic Surgery: Making a Decision | myVMC

All people considering having cosmetic surgery must weigh up the potential risks and benefits of the surgery as well as their personal circumstances. It is important to talk to health professionals and obtain information about the risks and benefits of plastic surgery.

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Athlete's foot: Dr Joe Kosterich | myVMC

Athlete's foot is a fungal skin infection which is more likely when feet are hot and damp. It is harmless and easily treated with anti-fungal cream.

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Irritable bowel syndrome: A pain in Libby's butt | myVMC

If you suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and you want to learn more about it, read about Libby's experience and how she has managed the condition for nearly 10 years.

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Measurement and Lowering of Lipoprotein(a) | myVMC

Lipoprotein(a) is a molecule made from joining a protein the body makes (called apolipoprotein(a)) and LDL, which is a form of cholesterol

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Intravesical BCG (bladder cancer treatment) information | myVMC

Intravesical BCG (Bacillus Calmette Guerin) is a vaccine administered into the bladder to prevent tuberculosis and reduce the recurrence of bladder cancer.

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Lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) breast cancer information | myVMC

Pre-invasive lobular carcinoma is abnormal breast tissue growth which is usually not dangerous but increases the risk of dangerous types of breast cancer.

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Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis) information | myVMC

Frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis causes pain and restricted motion in the shoulder joint. It typically lasts 3-8 months.

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Aortic stenosis (heart valve constriction) information | myVMC

Aortic stenosis is narrowing of the aortic valve of the heart, which regulates the blood flow in and out of the heart. It can cause heart failure.

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Osteoporosis: Overview | myVMC

Osteoporosis occurs when the body fails to form enough new bone, or when too much old bone is readsorbed by the body, or both.

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