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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.

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Find a health service healthdirect

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, …

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Young adults' health healthdirect

Attention is given to accident and injury prevention as well as health risks from sexual activity and high-risk pursuits such as smoking and substance abuse. Cervical screening is offered from …

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Teenagers' health healthdirect

Find out what to expect during puberty, and learn about health issues including acne, eating disorders, glandular fever and more. Growing up to a young adult can be exciting, but can also …

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Australia’s healthcare system healthdirect

Australia’s healthcare system. The Australian healthcare system has many different types and tiers of services available to help you. It provides a wide range of services, from population …

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Healthy lifestyle healthdirect

Alcohol can affect your physical and mental health. Find out about the negative effects of alcoh Read more about How alcohol affects your health. Body mass index (BMI) and waist …

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Join healthdirect to save your symptom checks and health information favourites in one place. Trouble signing in? Get Help with your account. 24 hour health advice you can count on. 1800 …

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Junk food and your health healthdirect

Eating an excessive amount of junk food can have a negative effect on your general health and wellbeing and can also reduce your ability to be active. As well as causing you to gain weight, …

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Respiratory system healthdirect

Respiratory conditions affect your airways and lungs. They can be short term (acute) or long-lasting (chronic). Symptoms may include: breathlessness or wheezing. persistent, new or …

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Health Conditions healthdirect

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 …

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Medicine and side effects healthdirect

If you think you have taken too much of a medicine, call the Poisons Information Centre, 24 hours a day on 13 11 26. If it’s not an emergency but the side effects are bothering you, talk to your …

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Help topics healthdirect

Currently, you can use the healthdirect app to view your COVID-19 digital certificate, immunisation history, pathology reports and Medicare records. To access other documents in …

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Personal hygiene healthdirect

Maintaining good personal hygiene will also help prevent you from spreading diseases to other people. Personal hygiene includes: cleaning your body every day. washing your hands with …

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Life stages healthdirect

This section will take you through the basics of living with the risk of anaphylaxis and will help you and those around you be aware and be prepared. If you need information on starting pre …

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Hot weather risks and staying cool healthdirect

Contact your local council or your state or territory health authority for information specifically for your area: Australian Capital Territory — www.health.act.gov.au or call (02) 5124 9700; New …

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Creating healthy habits healthdirect

Here’s a way to help yourself create a healthy habit: Decide on a goal. Choose a simple action you can take every day. Plan when and where you will take your action: choose a time and …

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