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NSW Health

NSW Health is committed to providing the best patient-centred health services possible, and to the goals of protecting and improving the health of the people of NSW.

NSW Health promotes a culture which reflects their core values of collaboration, openness, respect and empowerment.

For information about public health in NSW, health services and key initiatives visit their website.

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Last reviewed: October 2018

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External Cephalic Version for Breech Presentation - Maternal, child and family health

This information brochure provides information about an External Cephalic Version (ECV) for breech presentation

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Your Next Birth after Caesarean Section - Maternal, child and family health

Consumer brochure with information on birth options available to women planning their next birth after caesarean section.

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Fermented drinks and alcohol | NSW Health

Fermented drinks include kombucha, ginger beer, kvass and kefir. These drinks may contain varying levels of alcohol as a by-product of the fermentation process. Manufacturers are required to provide information on the label about alcohol content. Consumers, especially those vulnerable to the effects of alcohol such as pregnant women, drivers, and people operating machinery, should read these labels before consumption.

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COVID-19 - Frequently asked questions - Alerts

Frequently asked questions about novel coronavirus (CoV) - a new strain of coronavirus not previously identified in humans that causes respiratory disease.

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Child and family health: Frequently asked questions - Maternal, child and family health

Child and family health: Frequently asked questions.

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Q fever fact sheet - Fact sheets

Q fever is a bacterial infection that can cause a severe flu-like illness. For some people, Q fever can affect their health and ability to work for many years. The bacteria are spread from animals, mainly cattle, sheep and goats.

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Campylobacteriosis fact sheet - Fact sheets

Campylobacteriosis is one of the most common causes of bacterial gastroenteritis in Australia, and is frequently associated with the consumption of contaminated poultry.

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Leprosy fact sheet - Fact sheets

Leprosy is now considered to be a rare disease in Australia; however, eradication of the disease has not been achieved.

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Japanese encephalitis fact sheet - Fact sheets

Japanese encephalitis fact sheet

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I use alcohol or other drugs to 'self-medicate' or 'numb myself', in order to help me deal with other problems in my life. How will I cope if I decide to stop?

While some people use drugs or alcohol to relax or socialise, others use substances as a way of coping with their problems.

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