How to get a good night's sleep, according to science
Up to 40% of Australians don't get enough quality sleep, while poor sleep has been linked to chronic health conditions. Here are 6 tips for better sleep.
Home medicines review
Not managing your own or someone else’s medicines correctly can have serious consequences. A free home medicines review (HMR) by a pharmacist can help.
Medication safety for older people
Older people are at increased risk of medicine-related problems. Learn how to take your medications safely and how to quiz your doctor.
Asthma First Aid App
The Asthma First Aid App is an educational tool developed by Asthma Australia for people with asthma, their families and carers. It provides easy access to the asthma first aid steps in both live and training versions. Learn more here.
The services described on this page are designed to improve access to healthcare for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
Whistleblower protection policy
Healthdirect Australia is committed to comply with our legislative obligations and we take reports of misconduct seriously. Learn more about our Whistleblower Protection Policy here.
When medicines are manufactured, by law they must be given an expiry date. Learn more about expiration dates and the safe storage of medicines.
Some health conditions and problems are more common after menopause, including osteoporosisand cardiovascular disease.
Orthodontic treatments are dental procedures that help to straighten teeth and correct problems with your bite. Learn what to expect here.
Motivation: How to get started and staying motivated
To make changes to your life, you need motivation. Learn why motivation’s important, how to get and stay motivated, and where to get help to achieve your goals.