Dr Glenda McLaren
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Dr Glenda McLaren
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Womens Health in Midlife

Women's Health in Midlife

Some women may need additional follow up visits in the weeks, months, and years after having children for a number of reasons. 

The period following pregnancies and before menopause is an incredibly busy period for women. It’s often a time where women neglect their own healthcare while they are caring for others, however, investment in your health during midlife is incredibly important in preventing ageing and health related problems in later life. We encourage all women to ‘fit your own air mask first’ – like you would in an airplane – to be in your best possible health condition during your midlife. 

Dr McLaren and her team can assist with: 

We offer an evidence-based ‘well woman’ approach with our integrated team of General Practitioners, dietitian, physiotherapists, psychologists and gynaecologists who can assist you to achieve your best health during your midlife with a balanced, proactive approach to healthy ageing.

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COVID-19 UPDATE

Bloom Women’s health has precautions in place to help protect us as COVID 19 evolves.
In keeping with the Qld Government guidelines in healthcare settings we ask that both you and your support person where a mask to your appointment, use the Check in Qld app on arrival and practice good hand hygiene using the hand sanitisers provided.

We ask that you contact 1300HEALTH (13 43 25 84) for advice about testing for COVID-19 if you
• Have arrived from interstate or overseas in the last 14 days or
• Had close contact with someone who has arrived from interstate or overseas;
• Are unwell with a fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, fatigue, shortness of breath or loss or smell or taste;
Have been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19