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Primary health networks (PHNs)

Primary health networks (PHNs) were set up to improve patient care and to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of patient care. Learn more about the role of PHNs.

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Living with peripheral vascular disease

If you have been diagnosed with peripheral vascular disease, discover ways to comfortably manage your daily life by reading the tips on this page.

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Veterans' Health Week

Veterans' Health Week (VHW) 2016 runs from 22 to 30 October. This year's theme of "Physical Activity". Learn how to get involved.

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Causes of ADHD

The causes of ADHD are not fully known. It is thought that genetic and environmental factors can interact, creating changes in brain development and function.

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Healthy bones

Trusted information on how to maintain healthy bones including calcium rich foods, sunshine, protein, smoking, salt, drinking, weight, and being active.

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Diagnosis of autism

Trusted information about autism, including diagnosis of autism from leading Australian health organisations.

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Lithium

Trusted information about lithium, including lithium side effects from leading Australian health organisations.

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Play with babies and toddlers

Information on playing with babies and toddlers including getting them involved, tips for playing, play ideas, toy safety, plus links to trusted resources.

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Coronary heart disease prevention

Information on how to prevent cooronary heart disease and stay healthy. Plus links to trusted resources.

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