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  1. Neural tube defects

    25 Sep 2019

    Folic acid taken before conception, and during at least the first four weeks of pregnancy, can prevent around seven out of 10 cases of neural tube defects...

  2. Neural tube defects, see

  3. Neuralgia

    09 Mar 2018

    Neuralgia is pain in a nerve pathway. Generally, neuralgia isn’t an illness in its own right, but a symptom of injury or a particular disorder...

  4. Neurofibromatosis

    09 Mar 2018

    Neurofibromatosis is caused by faulty genes, which may be inherited or have spontaneously mutated at conception...

  5. Neurologist

    05 May 2020

    Neurologists specialise in the treatment of the nervous system...

  6. Neuromuscular disorders

    09 Mar 2018

    The combination of the nervous system and muscles is known as the neuromuscular system...

  7. New drugs for the treatment of hepatitis C – Frequently Asked Questions for patients

    21 Aug 2018

    In Australia, hepatitis C is most often spread through the sharing of unsterile drug injecting equipment. New all oral combination treatment has greatly improved health outcomes for people with...

  8. Newborn bloodspot screening

    05 Nov 2019

    Every newborn baby in Australia is offered a test for rare, but serious, medical conditions. The conditions tested for are phenylketonuria, hypothyroidism and cystic fibrosis. You can choose whether...

  9. Newborn bloodspot screening (video) [video]

    Newborn bloodspot screening (video)

    Every newborn baby in Australia is offered a newborn bloodspot screening test to identify those at risk for rare, but serious, medical conditions including PKU, hypothyroidism and cystic fibrosis...

    Duration: 3:01

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  10. Nightmares - children

    07 Sep 2020

    Your child may have only a few scary dreams a year, or be troubled by nightmares much more often...