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  1. Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)

    Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) is a bacterium that causes a life-threatening infection that can lead to serious illness, especially in children.

  2. Happy families

    It might be valuable to occasionally evaluate the dynamics of your family to ensure that everyone is as happy as they could be.

  3. Harmful algal blooms

    Some types of algae and cyanobacteria (also known as blue-green algae) produce toxins that can harm people and animals when swallowed, inhaled or touched. Do not enter the water at locations affected

  4. Hazardous waste

    It can be dangerous to dispose of hazardous wastes through regular rubbish collections.

  5. Health checks for men

    Men should see their doctor for regular medical check-ups.

  6. Health checks for women

    A woman at high risk of a particular disease should be checked more frequently and/or at an earlier age.

  7. Health information and health products online

    Don't use online health information to self-diagnose - always see your doctor or healthcare professional.

  8. Healthy ageing - stay mentally active

    Researchers believe that many of the supposed age-related changes affecting the mind, such as memory loss, are actually lifestyle related.

  9. Healthy ageing – stay involved

    Reach out to the world around you for fun, a sense of achievement, social contact and mental stimulation.

  10. Healthy cooking tips and recipe suggestions

    In many cases, favourite recipes can be modified so they have a lower fat content. Discover healthy eating tips and recipe suggestions.