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Emergencies

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Emergency Management :: SA Health

From within the department for Health and Ageing, the Emergency Management Unit (EMU) provides strategic leadership and direction for SA Health in preparing for, responding to and recovering from major incidents, emergencies and disasters that occur in South Australia as well as nationally or internationally.

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Emergency department - what to expect - Better Health Channel

You are treated as soon as possible in an emergency department, but someone who arrived after you may be seen earlier if necessary.

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Emergency departments | Health and wellbeing | Queensland Government

Information about emergency departments in public hospitals including where they are located, costs, how they work, and what people can expect when visiting.

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Emergency

If you or someone you know is experiencing suicidal thoughts, crisis or distress, call emergency services 000. Crisis helplines are available 24/7

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Emergency Contraception | Family Planning NSW

Emergency contraception is used after unprotected sex.

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Emergency contraceptive pills and weight | Women's Health Queensland Inc

Manufacturer of emergency contraceptive pill warns of effectiveness in overweight women

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Emergency contraception

The morning after pill or an intra-uterine device (IUD) can be used if a woman has unprotected sex or if contraception fails

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Emergency contraception: Myth busting | Women's Health Queensland Inc

Women's Health's communications team leader Lorraine Pacey sorts fact from fiction when it comes to the emergency contraceptive pill.

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Emergency Respite - Carers ACT

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Emergencies

Emergencies In the event of a natural disaster there can be serious impacts on the ability to manage appropriate self-care for those living with diabetes and other chronic conditions

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