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Knee injuries

Trusted information and links to resources about knee injuries.

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Accidents and injuries

Trusted information about accidents and injuries, including cuts, wounds and grazes, as well as bumps, knocks and bruises. Find out about causes and treatments, and how to prepare a first aid kit.

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Dental injury

Trusted information about dental injury, advice for first teeth, advice for adult teeth and dental injury prevention can be found on this page.

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Facial injury

Trusted information about facial injury, including causes, a bleeding or cut tongue, wounds, bruising, nosebleed and deliberate injuries. Find out what to do and when to see a doctor, plus links to trusted resources.

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Back injuries

Trusted information about back injuries including what they are, causes and treatments

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Facial injury treatments

Trusted information about facial injury treatments, including looking after yourself, head injuries, object inside a wound and deliberate injuries. Find out what to do and when to see a doctor, plus links to trusted resources.

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Head injuries

Trusted information about head injuries, including signs, symptoms, treatments and self-care options, plus when to seek medical attention.

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Back injury symptoms

Back injuries can cause pain as well as many other different symptoms. Learn more about the different symptoms you may have if you have a back injury.

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Brain Injury Awareness Week

Brainlink is part of the BANGONABEANIE national campaign supporting Australians affected by Acquired brain Injury (ABI)

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Limb injury symptoms

Trusted information about signs and symptoms of limb injuries, including strains, sprains, broken bones and bruises

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Limb injury treatments

Trusted information about limb injury self care and treatment options, including when to seek medical attention

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