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Young adults' health

Contraception options

There are many methods and types of contraception. Some are easier to use or more effective than others — know how to make the best choice for you.

Drugs and alcohol

Learn more about alcohol and a range of drugs including marijuana, ice (crystal meth) and MDMA (ecstasy).

Glandular fever

Glandular fever (also called the ‘kissing disease’) is an infectious disease which is common in teenagers and young adults. Learn how glandular fever ...

Hangover ‘cures’

While there are no cures for a hangover, here are tips for avoiding one and for easing the symptoms if you have them.

Sexually transmitted infections (STI)

Sex is part of a healthy relationship, but can carry risks. Learn about safe sex, STIs, spotting symptoms, and what to do if you get infected.

Suicide warning signs

By knowing the warning signs of suicide, those who are most at risk, and by being aware of how to access support, you could help save a life. Find out...

What is addiction?

This article describes the types, causes and signs of addiction, and where to get help.

Workplace health

Learn about things you can do to reduce your risk of work-related ill-health, and to use your time at work to boost your health.

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Young adults

Factsheets, personal stories, articles and mental health resources for young adults. Includes content developed in partnership with batyr and generous...

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Eczema - Young Adults

Listen Eczema TOP TIPS FOR MANAGING ECZEMA Moisturise your skin twice a day every day even when there is no eczema and your skin looks/feels great

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Dating with an allergy - Young Adults

Listen Dating with an allergy Top Tips For Dating Tell your date about your food allergy up front

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Signs and symptoms - Young Adults

Listen Signs and symptoms Top Tips For Recognising an Allergic Reaction Your ASCIA Action Plan lists the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis

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Alcohol and allergy - Young Adults

Listen Alcohol and allergy Top Tips For Alcohol and Allergy Always take your adrenaline injectors with you, regardless of whether you are planning to eat or drink or not

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ADHD Teenagers and Young Adults - ADHD Foundation Australia

Many teenagers and young adults are not diagnosed in childhood and on reaching adolescence find it exceedingly difficult to cope with change

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Incontinence in teenagers and young adults | Continence Foundation of Australia

Incontinence in teenagers and young adults. The Continence Foundation’s adolescent support pages provides information and advice around building confidence.

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Teens and young adults | Autism Awareness Australia

Anxiety, relationships, sexuality, and school pressures, the teenage years are filled with many challenges to navigate. Here are some valuable resources to help support your Teens and young adults.

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Children, teens, and young adult cancers | Cancer Council

It is a very challenging and difficult time when a child is diagnosed with cancer. Access our resources to help you cope in this time

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Using Your EpiPen® or Anapen® - Young Adults

Listen Using Your EpiPen® or Anapen® Top Tips For Using Your Epipen®or Anapen® Practice using your EpiPen® or Anapen® trainer device regularly

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