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Screening services

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Last reviewed: July 2016

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BreastScreenNT bus - NT.GOV.AU

The BreastScreenNT bus gives free breast screening services to women in regional and remote communities.

Read more on NT Health website

Baby and child screening and assessment clinics - NT.GOV.AU

The Child Health Service runs health and development screening and assessments for your baby and child.

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Our Results

We currently provide online or telephone screening assessments to about 350 new people each week. Since we launched the service in late 2012 we have had more than 30,000 Australians register to complete a MindSpot Screening Assessment.

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Welcome to Cancer Screening and Control Services | Cancer Screening and Control Services

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Support for new parents - NT.GOV.AU

Support groups, useful websites, health services for new parents and general information for mothers-to-be

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International Diagnostic Guidelines

In Australia there are currently no nationally recognised clinical guidelines for the screening and diagnosis of FASD. However, the Australian FASD Collaboration has developed a national diagnostic instrument for FASD. It is hoped that this will be tested in 2013-14. As part of this process clinical guidelines will be developed for its use. For more information about diagnosis in Australia go to What is FASD?

Read more on NOFASD - National Organisation for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder website

Pregnancy screening and testing - NT.GOV.AU

Your first doctor visit, scheduled pregnancy check-ups, tests, ultrasounds and genetic screening.

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Important things to know

A MindSpot Online Screening Assessment will help you to understand your own symptoms better. A MindSpot Clinic Course will help you to learn to get control over your symptoms. However, we cannot guarantee that you will receive any benefits from a course.

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Recommended health checks :: SA Health

See your doctor for a regular health check even if you are currently feeling fit and healthy

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Blood tests for your newborn baby - newborn screening test

All parents are offered the opportunity to have their baby screened for a number of rare disorders. This test is called the newborn screening. You might also hear it called the heel prick test. Before the test is done you will be given a pamphlet which tells you more about this test.

Read more on Women's and Children's Health Network website

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