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Health information online healthdirect

Details: Practical tips and advice to help you assess trusted health information online. Menu Healthdirect Free Australian health advice you can count on. Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately. healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to a nurse or doctor who can help you

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Young adults' health healthdirect

Details: Physical health challenges - The link between physical health and mental health in young people - Orygen, Revolution in Mind. Orygen is the world’s leading research and knowledge translation organisation focusing on mental ill-health in young people. Read more on Orygen website.

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Health app healthdirect

Details: Check your symptoms, Australian health services, at your fingertips and trusted, Australian information. Menu Healthdirect Free Australian health advice you can count on. Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately. healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to a nurse or

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Kids' health healthdirect

Details: School exclusion for health reasons. Kids with certain infectious diseases must stay away from school or childcare. Find out how exclusions work and when your child can return to school. Read more about School exclusion for health reasons.

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Health checks for women healthdirect

Details: A guide to routine health checks and tests for women, including mammogram, bowel cancer screening, blood pressure and more. Menu Healthdirect Free Australian health advice you can count on. Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately. healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can

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Vaccines Eligibility Checker

Details: Check to see if you can book a COVID-19 vaccination yet. You can do this for yourself or another person. In our rollout, COVID-19 vaccines will be available in phases.

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Mental health stigma

Details: What is mental health stigma? A stigma can be like a mark, a stain or a blemish. People with mental illness may face stigma — they may be treated differently, as if they are somehow less than other people.. Stigma shows when someone with a mental illness is called 'dangerous', 'crazy' or 'incompetent' rather than unwell.

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SA Health healthdirect

Details: SA Health is committed to protecting and improving the health of all South Australians by providing leadership in health reform, public health services, health and medical research, policy development and planning, with an increased focus on wellbeing, illness prevention, early intervention and quality care.

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Neutropenia healthdirect

Details: Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately. healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to …

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Penis irritation healthdirect

Details: The Symptom Checker, above, guides you to the next appropriate healthcare steps, whether it’s self-care, talking to a health professional, going to a hospital or calling triple zero (000). ASK YOUR DOCTOR — Preparing for an appointment? Use the Question Builder for …

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Babies' and toddlers' health healthdirect

Details: Knowing and understanding the health risks of young children is an important part of being a parent. Learn about health issues like breastfeeding, croup and fevers in young children.

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Personal hygiene healthdirect

Details: Australian Government Department of Health (Personal Hygiene), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Keeping hands clean), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Show Me the Science - Why Wash Your Hands?), Jean Hailes (Vulva & vaginal irritation), Healthy Male (Foreskin problems and circumcision), ABC Health (A gynaecologist’s

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Better Health Channel (BHC) healthdirect

Details: Better Health Channel is helping Victorians achieve the best possible health and wellbeing and has become one of Australia’s leading consumer health and medical information websites.. The website content is developed by health experts across government and the health sector, and quality reviewed every 12 months to provide users with confidence when making health decisions.

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Delusions healthdirect

Details: The choice of health professional to treat delusions will depend on their cost, where the patient lives and what sort of mental illness is involved. The doctor will be able to advise about this. Medicines are often used to control delusions, including antipsychotic medicines , antidepressants and mood stabilisers.

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COVID-19 Restriction Checker healthdirect

Details: Healthdirect Free Australian health advice you can count on. Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately. healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to a nurse or doctor who can help you know what to do. Home

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COVID-19 Restriction Checker healthdirect

Details: If you are now in the ACT after having visited an exposure site at a time identified by public health authorities, you’ll need to follow public health advice. If you were at a close contact exposure site at a specified time, contact ACT Health on (02) 6207 7244, quarantine for 14 days from the date of exposure and get tested for COVID-19.

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Department of Health healthdirect

Details: The Department of Health is responsible for achieving the Government’s priorities for population health, primary health care, mental health, Indigenous health and community participation in sport and recreation. The department administers programs to meet the Government’s objectives in health infrastructure, regulation, safety and quality, health workforce, acute care, dental care

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Dietary fats healthdirect

Details: Over-consuming dietary fat can lead to weight gain and other health problems. How to include healthy fats in your diet. To stay healthy, less than 10% of the total energy (kilojoules) you take in should come from saturated fat, and less than 1% should come from trans fat.

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Penis problems healthdirect

Details: Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately. healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to …

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Healthy lifestyle healthdirect

Details: Health benefits of sex and love. Some scientific studies suggest that love and sex can bring benefits such as lower blood pressure. Find out how cupid's arrow can boost your health. Read more about Health benefits of sex and love.

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Teenagers' health healthdirect

Details: Growing up to a young adult can be exciting, but can also be tough for a lot of teenagers. Find out what to expect during puberty, and learn about health issues including acne, …

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Colds healthdirect

Details: For more information on the flu vaccine, go to the Department of Health website at www.health.gov.au or or call the National Immunisation Hotline on 1800 671 811. For more information about Australia's strategy to manage influenza pandemics go to www.health.gov.au.

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Drinking Water healthdirect

Details: Drinking plenty of water every day is essential for good health. Australian tap water is the best choice for staying well hydrated. Why is water important for good health? Water is an essential part of a healthy balanced diet because the body relies on it to function properly. Between 50% and 80% of the human body is made up of water.

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Nervous system diseases healthdirect

Details: Neuromuscular disorders - Better Health Channel The combination of the nervous system and muscles is known as the neuromuscular system. Read more on Better Health Channel website

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Healthy eating over 60

Details: Iron is important for general health. A lack of iron can reduce energy levels and even lead to iron deficiency anaemia, so include some iron-rich foods in your diet. The best source of iron is lean red meat, such as beef, lamb, veal, pork, goat or kangaroo. However, many Australians, especially men, would benefit from eating less red meat.

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Health In Abundance healthdirect

Details: After hours arrangements: GP Access 1300 130 47 Weeknights 5.30pm – 8am the following day Weekends 12pm Saturday until 8am Monday Public Holidays 24 hours. Additional services available: - NSW Health Pathology: Monday-Friday 9-4.30pm - Eat Dietetics: visits 1 Wednesday a month - Port Stephens Podiatry: Monday and Thursdays only 9-5.30 - Terrace Physio Plus: Tuesdays only 9-5.30 - …

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Paying for mental health services healthdirect

Details: The cost of mental health services varies enormously, depending on where you live and which service you are receiving.. If you see a doctor (GP or psychiatrist), Medicare covers some or all of that cost. If you are in a public hospital, care is free. If you are in a private hospital, you will be charged.

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COVID-19 information by state and territory healthdirect

Details: Health information about coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for South Australians. Find COVID-19 testing clinics and read the latest health updates and advice on COVID-19. Read more on SA Health website. Coronavirus (COVID-19) COVID-19 is a new coronavirus that was first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China in December 2019. It is a new

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Life stages healthdirect

Details: Health information in relation to a number of different life stages and life events, such as babies and toddlers, children, teenagers, young adults, pregnancy, women's health, men's health, seniors and …

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How to talk about your mental health concerns healthdirect

Details: Physical health challenges - The link between physical health and mental health in young people - Orygen, Revolution in Mind Orygen is the world’s leading research and knowledge translation organisation focusing on mental ill-health in young people.

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COVID-19 information for older Australians healthdirect

Details: Contact your health service provider to ask whether telehealth or phone services are available to you. Where a face-to-face consultation is required, patients will still be able to attend appointments at primary health clinics and hospitals.

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Alcoholism at home healthdirect

Details: Becoming familiar with the Australian guidelines for low-risk drinking habits can help guard against harmful alcohol use. If you have children, you should talk to them about drugs, alcohol and mental health, including binge drinking. Being a good role model can also help. ReachOut.com has information about addiction and mental health for teenagers.

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Social workers healthdirect

Details: Health Information Line - Women's Health Queensland Inc The Health Information Line is a free information and referral service for Queensland women, staffed by nurses, midwives and social workers.1800 017 676

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Eating disorders

Details: Key facts. An eating disorder is a serious mental health condition that involves an unhealthy relationship with food. Eating disorders can have a significant physical and …

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What is a pandemic

Details: The World Health Organization (WHO) has practical advice about protecting yourself from COVID-19. The Australian Government Health Department has general information on emergency health management. If you are experiencing anxiety or depression during a pandemic, you can call Beyond Blue on 1300 22 4636 or Lifeline on 13 11 14.

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Top 7 tips for safe drinking healthdirect

Details: However, alcohol is a significant cause of injury and ill health, violence, crime, family breakdown, road accidents, loss of productivity in workplaces and death in Australia. Read more on Alcohol and Drug Foundation website

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Find a health service healthdirect

Details: healthdirect Service Finder is a free service that helps you locate the nearest health services in any part of Australia. You can search for health services such as general practitioners, hospitals, dentists, psychologists, hospitals, mental health, optical, pathology, pharmacies and a wide range of others. Find contact details, opening hours and billing options as well as other useful

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Neuromuscular system healthdirect

Details: Neuromuscular disorders - Better Health Channel The combination of the nervous system and muscles is known as the neuromuscular system. Read more on Better Health Channel website

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Chest pain healthdirect

Details: Heart Foundation: Information and resources for heart health-related topics; Other languages. Do you prefer other languages than English? This website offers translated information: Heart Foundation: Fact sheets and resources covering a range of heart health-related topics (in more than 10 languages) Apps and tools. You might find this app helpful:

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Your healthcare rights healthdirect

Details: The best health outcomes are achieved when patients, families and healthcare providers work together. Knowing and understanding your rights means you can help the health system to help you. For example, a doctor may not realise you don’t understand something unless you tell them.

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Denmark Health Service healthdirect

Details: Denmark Health Service in Denmark, 6333, offers the following services - Hospital service, Emergency department service.

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Graylands Hospital (Mental Health Service) healthdirect

Details: Graylands Hospital (Mental Health Service) in Mount Claremont, 6010, offers the following services - Acute mental health inpatient service, Hospital service.

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Endometriosis healthdirect

Details: Monash Centre for Health Research and Implementation (MCHRI) has a list of questions that may be helpful. You can find more information and resources about PCOS at Your Fertility, Jean Hailes for Women’s Health and MCHRI. Endometriosis Endometriosis is a condition in which endometrium, the tissue that normally lines the womb (uterus), grows

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Colds and flu healthdirect

Details: Medical problem? Call 1800 022 222. If you need urgent medical help, call triple zero immediately. healthdirect Australia is a free service where you can talk to …

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