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  1. Types of doctors and health professionals

    Doctors and other health professionals all have a different role to play in your healthcare.

  2. Types of hospital admission

    How your journey into hospital begins in Victoria depends on whether your visit is planned or unplanned, and what kind of health pathway you require.

  3. Types of mental health issues and illnesses

    Mental illness is a general term for a group of illnesses that may impact on a person’s thoughts, perceptions, feelings and behaviours. Mental illness can make it difficult for someone to cope with work, relationships and other demands. Most people can manage their mental illness with medication, counselling or both.

  4. Typhoid and paratyphoid

    Almost every Australian case of typhoid or paratyphoid fever is caught overseas.

  5. Typical sleep behaviour (1) – newborns 0 to 3 months

    Newborn sleep patterns and behaviours - Newborns generally sleep 12 to 16 hours in a 24-hour period and do not know the difference between day and night.

  6. Typical sleep behaviour (2) – babies 3 to 6 months

    Baby sleep patterns and behaviours (3 to 6 months) – At this age, babies generally sleep 10 to 18 hours in a 24-hour period and need your help to settle and go to sleep.

  7. Typical sleep behaviour (3) – babies 6 to 12 months

    Baby sleep patterns and behaviours (6 to 12 months) – From about the age of 6 months, your baby’s sleep patterns gradually become more developed.

  8. Typical sleep behaviour (4) – toddlers 1 to 2 years

    Toddler sleep patterns and behaviours (1 to 2 years) – From approximately 12 months of age, toddlers tend to sleep better.

  9. Typical sleep behaviour (5) – toddlers 2 to 3 years

    Typical sleep behaviour – (5) toddlers 2 to 3 years – Between the ages of 2 and 3 years, toddlers often sleep 12 to 13 hours in a 24-hour period.

  10. Typical sleep behaviour (6) – preschoolers 3 to 5 years

    Typical sleep behaviour – (6) preschoolers 3 to 5 years – Preschoolers aged between three and five years sleep between 10 to 13 hours in a 24-hour period.