Accidents and injuries
Injuries can be caused by small incidents to major accidents. Learn about causes, symptoms and treatments, as well as how to be prepared with a good first aid kit.
What causes falls?
The natural ageing process often places older adults at an increased risk of having a fall. Find out the general causes of a fall.
There are two general kinds of knee problems: mechanical and inflammatory. Find out more about knee injuries as a result of accidents or illness.
The most common causes of head injuries are falls, assaults and car accidents. Find out more about the symptoms and treatments here.
Excessive alcohol consumption is a major cause of road and other accidents, violence, crime, liver injury and brain damage.
Red Nose Safe Sleeping App
The Red Nose Safe Sleeping app gives information on how to sleep baby safely and reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome and fatal sleeping accidents.
Dealing with life events
Life events such as accidents, a death and relationships can cause stress, but even happy events such as planning a wedding can make you feel down.
Top 7 tips for safe drinking
Drinking can be fun, let’s be honest. But too much can lead to accidents, embarrassment and health problems. Follow this advice to drink safely.
Looking after a sick child
Find out how to best care for your child, make things easier for yourself and deal with minor accidents, plus where to go for expert help.
Agnosia is a rare condition caused by brain damage due to a stroke, accident, tumour or dementia. People with agnosia may have difficulty recognising objects, people, sounds or smells. Learn more here.