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  1. Coronavirus (COVID-19) - smoking and e-cigarette use

    23 Sep 2020

    Stopping smoking has many health benefits, even beyond a link with coronavirus (COVID-19), so it’s always a good time to quit. During this pandemic and as we head into the annual influenza season...

  2. Autism and adults

    A person with Asperger syndrome often has trouble understanding the emotions of other people...

  3. Congestive heart failure (CHF)

    22 Sep 2020

    Congestive heart failure is present when the heart cannot pump enough blood to satisfy the needs of the body...

  4. Blood pressure

    22 Sep 2020 Blood pressure

    Healthy eating and lifestyle changes can help to manage high blood pressure...

  5. Heart disease and stroke – calculating your risk score

    21 Sep 2020

    Absolute risk is a measure your doctor can calculate to understand the likelihood of you experiencing a heart attack or stroke in the next five years...

  6. Aortic stenosis

    21 Sep 2020

    Aortic stenosis may be congenital (present from before birth), but is often diagnosed during teenage years...

  7. Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma

    Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma

    People who have asthma or hay fever can get severe asthma symptoms during pollen season when high grass pollen counts combine with a certain type of thunderstorm...

  8. Heart conditions - angina

    17 Sep 2020

    Angina attacks can be prompted by exertion or physical exercise, when the hard-working heart muscle requires greater amounts of oxygen...

  9. Heart attack

    Heart attack is an emergency. If you have warning signs of heart attack, get help fast. Call triple zero (000) and ask for an ambulance...

  10. Menopause

    15 Sep 2020

    Menopause is a natural occurrence and marks the end of a woman's reproductive years...