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Asthma and pregnancy

Trusted information on asthma and pregnancy including the effects, managing it, giving birth and breastfeeding, plus links to trusted resources.

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Medicines during pregnancy

Trusted information about taking medicines during pregnancy including prescription and over-the-counter medicine as well as herbal supplements and vitamins.

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CT scan

Trusted information about Computed Tomography (CT) scans including their use in diagnosis and risks, such as possible exposure to radiation or harmful effects on unborn babies.

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Morning sickness

Trusted information on morning sickness including what it is, duration, when it starts, cures, causes, risks, plus links to trusted resources.

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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder is a name given to a range of conditions that occur in children born to mothers who drank alcohol at some time during their pregnancy.

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Binge drinking

Trusted information about binge drinking, what's so bad about it, binge drinking and pregnancy, and what you can do to avoid binge drinking.

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How alcohol affects your health

Many of us drink alcohol to relax, but drinking too much can affect your physical and mental health. Learn more here about the effects of alcohol on your body.

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MRI scan

An MRI scanner uses strong magnetic fields, radio waves and a computer to take pictures of the soft tissue inside of your body. Learn more about the benefits, process, side effects and complications of MRI scan.

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Domestic violence

Trusted information about domestic violence, including effects of domestic violence, types of domestic violence, domestic violence statistics and where to get help from leading Australian health organisations.

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Bipolar disorder treatment

Trusted information on bipolar disorder treatments including medication, psychological treatment, lifestyle advice, and links to trusted resources

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