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Poisoning

Trusted information on poisoning including what it is, causes, symptoms, and what to do in an emergency, plus some facts and figures.

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Salmonella

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.

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Environmental poisoning

Links to trusted information about environmental poisoning.

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Food 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.

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Pesticides

Links to trusted information about pesticides, including insecticides, herbicides and fungicides, and what to do if someone has been poisoned by pesticides.

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Invasive staph infections

Trusted information on invasive staph infections including the different types, prevention, when to get help, plus links to trusted resources.

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Staph infections

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.

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Swallowed substance

Trusted information about swallowed substances, common substances that are swallowed and information about how to store medicine safely can be found on this page.

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Food safety

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.

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Septicaemia

Trusted information about septicaemia (or ‘blood poisoning’) including what it is, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, complications and treatments plus link to trusted resources.

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Australian Food Safety Week

Information about Australian Food Safety Week, an awareness event that will aims to tackle myths out there about what causes food poisoning.

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