Trusted information about malnutrition from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on anorexia nervosa.
Cystic fibrosis (CF)
Cystic fibrosis is a disease affecting the lungs and digestive system. Learn more about cystic fibrosis (CF), including its symptoms, treatment options and how it's diagnosed.
Oral thrush is an infection of the mouth caused by a yeast fungus known as candida. Learn more about its treatments and how to prevent infection.
Coeliac disease and gluten intolerance
Coeliac disease is caused by an abnormal immune response to gluten that damages the small bowel and affects food absorption. Find out how it can affect your life and why it’s important to get diagnosed.
Trusted information about anorexia nervosa, including types, symptoms, diagnosis, causes and treatments of anorexia nervosa from leading Australian health organisations.
Causes of schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a major mental illness. While it can be inherited, the risk is increased by drug abuse and other environmental factors.
Fluid retention occurs when parts of the body swell due to the build-up of trapped fluid. Find out more about the causes and treatment options available.
Symptoms of bulimia nervosa
The main symptoms of bulimia nervosa are binge eating and purging behaviours. Learn more about this eating disorder here.
Dry mouth syndrome
Dry mouth syndrome (xerostomia) is when you don't produce enough saliva. For some, it’s just a nuisance; others find it affects their health, teeth and gums.