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Primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM)

Primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), also called amoebic meningitis, is a rare, but serious disease that leads to inflammation of the brain.

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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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Australia’s healthcare system

This article provides you with some information to help you understand the Australian healthcare system and the different types of services available to help you.

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Asthma prevention

Trusted information on asthma prevention and how to keep it under control, and links to trusted resources

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Scarlet fever

Scarlet fever is a bacterial infection which usually affects primary school-aged children. Learn more about its cause, symptoms, treatment and prevention options.

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Oral sex and mouth care

Trusted information on oral sex, mouth care and preventing STI's.

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Safe sex

Links to trusted information about safe sex can be found on this page.

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Health checks for babies

Information on your Child Health Record booklet and regular health checks, when your child should be checked, plus links to trusted resources.

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Dementia – an overview

Trusted information about dementia including what it is, types, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and prevention.

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Dementia

Trusted information about dementia, including causes, symptoms, treatments, prevention, how to cope with worries, support services, the home environment, younger onset dementia and caring for someone with dementia

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