Our Symptom checker provides clinical advice on what to do next based on your symptoms.
Chest infections are common in people of all ages. Find out more about what causes chest infections, their symptoms and treatments.
Pleurisy occurs when the lining of the lungs become inflamed, most often due to a recent respiratory tract infection. Read about causes and treatments.
Links to artciles about throat diseases.
Avian influenza (bird flu)
Information about avian influenza (bird flu) from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on avian influenza in humans.
10 tips to fight the flu – infographic
Flu vaccine and good hygiene are some of the most important ways to help prevent colds and flu. Here's a handy list of tips to fight the flu.
Multicultural Health Connect
Multicultural Health Connect is a helpline that you can call to get health information and advice in your language from staff who understand your culture. The service is currently available in all states except for Queensland and Tasmania.
Cold or flu? (infographic)
Can't tell if you've got the cold or the flu? This infographic helps you compare cold and flu symptoms, debunk the most common myths.
Quick read: Symptoms and when to get help
Learn about mild and moderate COVID-19 symptoms, which usually can be treated at home. Know how to recognise severe symptoms and when to seek medical advice.
Quick read: Support for people with COVID
There are many support services which can deliver medicines and groceries to your home. You can also access mental health support. Find out what's available to you.
Health advice and information on COVID-19, including when to get tested or self-isolate, symptoms, how to avoid infection, getting vaccinated and long COVID.