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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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Dads know breast is best - video - Maternal, child and family health

​​Developed and produced by South Western Sydney Local Health District (SWSLHD), with funding from NSW Kids and Families, this video was made in collaboration with a group of local Aboriginal men, and encourages Aboriginal fathers to support their partner in breastfeeding their babies

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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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Anabolic Steroids and Performance Enhancing Drugs Side Effects | Your Room

Anabolic Steroids and performance enhancing drugs come with many short and long term side effects.

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Chlamydia treatment for your partner | Play Safe

Did you know it’s possible for your partner to get treated for Chlamydia without ever having to see a GP or go to a sexual health clinic? This is known as Patient Delivered Partner Therapy (PDPT)

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Dengue fact sheet

Dengue virus is spread by two types of mosquitoes that prefer to live indoors. Travellers are at risk if they visit an area that has the dengue mosquito.

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Ebola virus disease - Diseases

Ebola virus disease information page

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Chickenpox and Shingles fact sheet

A fact sheet about chickenpox and shingles. Chickenpox is a common viral infection that can reappear later in life as Shingles. Both can be prevented by vaccination.

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Rural health | NSW Health

In NSW, there are 15 local health districts responsible for providing health services in a wide range of settings, from primary care posts in the remote outback to metropolitan tertiary health centres. Seven of these LHDs comprise rural areas.

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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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