Keeping Cool with the Right Mastectomy Products

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We are enjoying the lovely weather of spring and soon it will be summer.  Australia is mainly a hot, dry place for many people. What’s...

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Types of Mastectomy Bra - Which is Right For You?

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Women wear bras for a variety of reasons, including comfort, appearance, or because ‘they should’. When a woman has had breast surgery and a breast...

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Medicare Breast Prostheses Reimbursement Scheme - A Guide

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In 2009 The Commonwealth Government announced the national 'Medicare Breast Prostheses Reimbursement Scheme'.  This scheme is simple and convenient to use, no matter where you live in Australia.

The scheme allows women to claim the cost of a prosthesis every two years (up to the value of $400 per prosthesis), with all claims made through Medicare. This is available for women who are permanent residents of Australia, are eligible for Medicare, and have had a full or partial mastectomy as a result of breast ...

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