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  1. Home tattooing

    09 Mar 2018

    Home tattooing, or getting tattoos overseas, puts you at risk of serious complications that can be debilitating and life-long...

  2. Tattoos

    09 Mar 2018

    If you want to get a tattoo, choose an experienced, registered practitioner to reduce the risks of infection and scarring...

  3. Antibacterial cleaning products

    09 Mar 2018

    The Western obsession with cleanliness may be partly responsible for the increase in allergic asthma and conditions such as rhinitis...

  4. Kissing and your health

    09 Mar 2018

    While disease-causing bugs can be transferred during a kiss, most won?t cause disease and the risk of serious disease is very small...

  5. Pets – safe handling of reptiles and tropical fish

    09 Mar 2018

    People in contact with tropical fish and reptiles such as turtles, lizards and snakes may be at risk of infections and illness due to germs (such as bacteria, viruses and parasites) carried on the...

  6. Infections in hospital - reduce the risk

    09 Mar 2018

    There are things you can do to reduce the chance of getting an infection while you are in hospital...

  7. Workplace safety - infection control

    09 Mar 2018

    The spread of many pathogens in the workplace can be prevented with regular hand washing...

  8. Handwashing - why it's important

    09 Mar 2018

    Washing your hands with soap and warm water can help prevent the spread of infectious diseases...

  9. Quarantine at home - coping tips

    09 Mar 2018

    You may be asked to quarantine yourself at home if you have developed, or been exposed to, an infectious disease...

  10. Personal hygiene

    09 Mar 2018

    Good personal hygiene is one of the most effective ways to protect ourselves and others from illness...