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How to avoid COVID-19

There are many ways to reduce your risk of COVID-19, including physical distancing, wearing a mask, hand washing and getting vaccinated.

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COVID-19

Health advice on COVID-19, including when to get tested or self-isolate, symptoms, how to avoid infection, physical distancing and restrictions.

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What is a pandemic?

A pandemic is the worldwide spread of a new disease, such as the coronavirus (COVID-19) or a new influenza virus. Here's what you need to know, including how epidemics are different.

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People with disability and COVID-19

Here’s what people with disability need to know about COVID-19, including how to stay safe and where to get support.

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Why getting a flu vaccination now will help in the fight against COVID-19

Australians are being urged to get their flu vaccination as soon as possible — to reduce the risk of a dangerous double-up of seasonal influenza and coronavirus (COVID-19).

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COVID clarity

You may have questions as the COVID-19 situation continues to change. Visit healthdirect for up-to-date, trusted COVID-19 information.

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Older people and COVID-19

Older people who are exposed to COVID-19 are at much greater risk of serious illness. Here's advice to support older Australians

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How to get help with mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic

If you’re concerned about your mental health because of the COVID-19 crisis, here are some of the tips, services and resources available to help you.

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About coronaviruses

Coronaviruses can cause several illnesses, from the common cold to serious respiratory infections and pneumonia. Learn more about coronaviruses.

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People with underlying health conditions and COVID-19

Here’s what people with underlying health conditions need to know about COVID-19, including who is at greater risk and getting vaccinated.

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