Influenza A (H1N1) or swine flu
Links to trusted information about influenza A (H1N1) or swine flu.
Colds and flu statistics
Trusted facts and figures about colds and flu (influenza), including statistics on different types of flu, risk levels, outbreaks and pandemics.
Colds and flu types
There are several types of colds and flu (influenza). The information and resources on this page cover the most common forms.
Influenza A (flu)
Influenza A is a highly contagious respiratory illness. It’s not usually dangerous if you are healthy, but can cause serious problems if you’re not. Find out more about what influenza A is, what the symptoms are and how to treat it.
Avian influenza (bird flu)
Trusted information about avian influenza (bird flu) from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on avian influenza in humans.
Trusted information on sinusitis including what is, tips to relieve the symptoms, and treatments.
Links to trusted information about a broad range of health conditions. Learn about chronic conditions like asthma and diabetes, and shorter term illnesses like chickenpox and colds and flu.
Colds and flu diagnosis
Trusted information on cold and flu diagnosis and links to trusted resources.
Cold or flu? (infographic)
Explore this infographic to compare colds and flu symptoms, debunk the most common myths and learn more about the flu vaccine.
Colds and flu (influenza)
Trusted information on the common cold and flu (influenza) including their differences, causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments, plus current flu activity levels in Australia.