Bitten by a spider? Not sure what to do? This article explains the best first aid treatment depending on the type of spider involved.
Bites and stings
Most insect bites and stings are relatively harmless - but some spiders, snakes and sea creatures can be very dangerous. Learn more about them here.
About 100 Australian snakes are venomous. Although only 12 are likely to inflict a wound that could kill you. Learn about first aid for snake bites.
Trusted information about prolonged erection and advice on looking after yourself if you have this condition can be found on this page.
Floods and cyclones
Floods and cyclones are a part of life in Australia. We've put together a list of some of the common health risks and hazards, and advice on how to avoid them.
Trusted information on CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) including what it is, how to do it, when to do it, and information on training