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Hospitalisation

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Breastfeeding and hospitalisation | Australian Breastfeeding Association

IntroductionWhen a mother or her child needs hospital care, it is natural for her to worry whether breastfeeding will be affected. She may have questions about breastfeeding, expressing milk and sometimes even weaning. Mostly it is possible and better to keep going.

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What does palliative care cost? | Australian Government Department of Health

Most palliative care services are free, but there may be some costs associated with hospice and hospital care.

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Immunisation Coalition | Influenza-65 years and over - Immunisation Coalition

Influenza can cause serious complications and hospitalisation for people 65 years and older. Because of this free influenza vaccine is available to people 65 years and older.

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Discharge from hospital - the options

Discharge planning is a process that involves the patient, carer, family and any staff involved in the patient's care. The aim of discharge planning is to ensure a safe and smooth discharge from hospital - whether to home, residential care or another location.

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Hospital care: before, during and after | Health and wellbeing | Queensland Government

Going into hospital can be a stressful time for both patients and families. Knowing as much as possible beforehand can help ease the stress.

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Hospital Stays and Food Allergy Management - Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia

IntroductionAn admission to hospital can be a confusing and frightening experience. This help sheet has been developed to assist you in preparing for this process, in particular for the management of your food allergy. Managing food allergies can be difficult, especially when a person has multiple food allergies or severe reactions to foods. Dont assume that hospitals are any better at catering for severe food allergies than any other food provider. Despite the increase in allergies, many h

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Spina Bifida | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Spina Bifida comes from a latin term which means split spine

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Miracle Babies - How long in hospital?

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Medical Play | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

The importance of play Play is how children explore, interact, and come to understand the world around them

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