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Warning signs of suicide

Trusted information on the warning signs of suicide to look out for in friends and family, what are high risk signs, and where to get help.

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Just diagnosed with depression

Trusted information on just diagnosed with depression, visiting your doctor and what to do next plus links to trusted resources.

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Nine signs of mental health issues

Can you spot the difference between a bad mood and something more serious? These 9 signs could point to a mental health issue in someone you love.

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Winter health hazards at home

Simple tips to keep you safe at home this winter, including keeping warm and safe during colder months of the year.

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Anxiety - symptoms, treatment and causes

Trusted information about anxiety, including types, symptoms, diagnosis, causes and treatments of anxiety from leading Australian health organisations.

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Stress management

Trusted information about stress management, including changing the causes of stress, relaxation techniques and other strategies from leading Australian health organisations.

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Alcoholism at home

Trusted information about alcoholism in the home, including what alcoholism is, the signs of alcoholism, the effects of alcoholism and treatment for alcoholism from leading Australian health organisations.

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Gambling addiction

Trusted information about gambling addiction, signs of a problem, why people keep gambling and where to get help from Australian health organisations.

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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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