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South Australia rural and remote health services

South Australia’s rural and remote health services are very important to the 1 in 5 SA residents who live outside the greater Adelaide metro area.

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Western Australia rural and remote health services

Western Australia's vast rural and remote regions make careful planning and preparation essential to help address the challenge of accessing health services.

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Flu season and trends in Australia

Up-to-date information on the flu (influenza) risk and trends plus current flu activity levels across Australia.

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Emphysema and COPD statistics

Trusted information on emphysema and COPD statistics for Australia.

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Look after yourself this Australia Day

This Australia Day, use these handy and practical tips to ensure you enjoy the sun and snags, while avoiding any alcohol-related misadventure.

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Australia’s healthcare system

This article provides you with some information to help you understand the Australian healthcare system and the different types of services available to help you.

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Privacy statement

The Healthdirect Australia's privacy statement refers to the privacy obligations concerning the collection, use, disclosure and storage of personal information.

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Blood donation

Australia relies on the generosity of donors who volunteer their time and blood. Learn from a trusted source about the blood donation process.

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Medicinal cannabis

Medicinal cannabis is highly regulated in Australia. Learn how it might be used to help relieve the symptoms of certain medical conditions.

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Mental health helplines

The main groups throughout Australia that can help with mental health problems, including healthdirect partners and leading Australian health organisations.

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Video: caring for someone with dementia

Watch these videos to learn from an expert about care options in Australia for people with dementia and which help is available for dementia carers.

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