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Department of Health | Cancer

A brief overview of the definition and prevalence of cancer, with links to fact sheets and additional information about cancer statistics, control, programs and publications.

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Vision therapy - Better Health Channel

Vision therapy is effective for everyone; however, its impact is greatest in children and young adults.

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Indigenous Australia Program | Fred Hollows

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander adults are six times more likely to go blind, but 94% of this is preventable or treatable. Here's what we're doing about it.

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Drowsy Driving

Have you ever driven while drowsy? Many people drive while they are drowsy. Some are able to recognise that there is a problem, but most are unaware that their driving is being affected. Sleepy drivers start yawning, their eyes go out of focus and they cannot remember driving the last few kilometres. A survey in the

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Accidental poisoning - myDr.com.au

Children's curiosity can lead to danger, such as unintentional poisoning.

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Telehealth

Telehealth is the use of information and communication technology to provide health and long-term care services over a distance.

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Australian health system: how it works - myDr.com.au

Australia's healthcare system - find out how it works, which health services are funded by the governments and which services are privately funded.

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Supporting yourself - men | Head to Health

When it comes to mental health and wellbeing, men can be reluctant to seek help when they feel overwhelmed. As a result, they may live with untreated mental health conditions that can impact the quality of their life.

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Tools and eLearning

Tools & eLearning Here you can find useful information and resources available to healthcare professionals that provide guidance on how people can live well with diabetes and enable you to keep up-to-date with new and emerging technologies

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Department of Health | Cardiovascular disease

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death and disease burden in Australia. The number of people living with cardiovascular disease is increasing due to factors including population ageing and improved treatments that have resulted in people living longer with CVD.

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