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Background information Reviews Ear health (EarInfoNet) Other health conditions Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

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Dementia and communication - myDr.com.au

Losing the ability to communicate can be one of the most frustrating and difficult problems for people with dementia, their families and carers.

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Alzheimer's Australia | Managing changes in communication

Losing the ability to communicate can be one of the most frustrating and difficult problems for people with dementia, their families and carers. As the illness progresses, a person with dementia experiences a gradual lessening of their ability to communicate. They find it more and more difficult to express themselves clearly and to understand what others say.

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Indigenous Australia Program | Fred Hollows

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander adults are six times more likely to go blind, but 94% of this is preventable or treatable. Here's what we're doing about it.

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Alcohol and drugs in the workplace - Drug Prevention & Alcohol Facts - DrugInfo

What should you do if you think someone you work with has a problem with alcohol or other drugs?

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Substance Use Disorder - Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health is the world’s leading research and knowledge translation organisation focusing on mental ill-health in young people.

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Anxiety - Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health is the world’s leading research and knowledge translation organisation focusing on mental ill-health in young people.

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Eating Disorders - Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health is the world’s leading research and knowledge translation organisation focusing on mental ill-health in young people.

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Summary of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health Health facts Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

These web pages provide a plain language summary of Australian Indigenous health. They include facts about common health problems and risk factors among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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