Our Symptom checker provides clinical advice on what to do next based on your symptoms.
A dust storm can reduce the quality of the air that we breathe, so people – especially those with a respiratory condition – need to take precautions. Learn how to protect your health in a dust storm here.
Breathing problems can come on slowly or quickly, and can be just annoying, or can be very serious.
Chest injury symptoms
Trusted information about chest injury symptoms including chest pain, difficulty of breathing and more. Find out what to do and when to see a doctor, plus links to trusted resources.
When asthma symptoms get significantly worse, this is known as an “asthma attack”. Find out about asthma symptoms.
Asthma symptoms can include a cough, wheezing, chest tightness and breathlessness. Learn more about its causes, symptoms and treatment options.
Bushfires and your health
Bushfires bring with them health risks as well as risks to life, land and property. Find out how to prepare for a bushfire, including taking into account the health needs both of yourself and those you care for.
Kava is a drug made from the roots of a plant in the pepper family. It has traditionally been cultivated by Pacific Islanders for use as a ceremonial drink.
Links to trusted information about pesticides, including insecticides, herbicides and fungicides, and what to do if someone has been poisoned by pesticides.
Anaphylaxis is very serious and can even be fatal. See here for the symptoms to look out for and what to do in an emergency.
Some people have an allergic reaction to a normally harmless ingredient or type of food. This immune system response can range from mild to severe.