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Most cases of poisoning happen at home so learn here about symptoms, prevention and what to do in an emergency.
Salmonella is a gastrointestinal illness with fever, diarrhoea and vomiting as its main symptoms. Learn more about the causes of salmonella as well as its symptoms and treatments.
Links to trusted information about environmental poisoning.
Trusted information about food poisoning, caused by bacteria, viruses or toxins found in the food we eat, including common symptoms, treatment and people at greater risk.
Lead can enter the human body through breathing in or swallowing things contaminated with lead, but you can reduce your exposure by knowing the potential sources of lead in your environment.
Invasive staph infections
Trusted information on invasive staph infections including the different types, prevention, when to get help, plus links to trusted resources.
Trusted information on a staph infection including what it is, who is at risk, how you get it, treatment and prevention, plus links to other resources.
Swallowed substance treatments
Trusted information about swallowed substance treatments, as well as what to do if a substance has been swallowed or administered deliberately can be found on this page.
Trusted information about swallowed substances, common substances that are swallowed and information about how to store medicine safely can be found on this page.
Food safely is important in preventing illness. Learn how to store and prepare your food safely, including information and advice on how to avoid cross-contamination.
Infections of the bowel
An infection of the bowel can affect anyone at any time. Learn about the symptoms of a bowel infection and how you can treat it and prevent it.