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  1. Blue-green algae and health

    16 Mar 2016

    Some types of blue-green algae produce toxins that can harm humans and animals when swallowed, inhaled or touched. People and pets should not enter the water at locations affected by blue-green algae...

    Tags:
    • Environmental health,
    • Environmental health - Air and water quality,
    • Environmental health - Chemical and metal pollutants,
    • Environmental health - Environmental heatlh basics,
    • Environmental health - Public health and disease control
  2. Smoke from planned burns

    10 Mar 2016

    Bushfire smoke can reduce air quality in rural and urban areas, and may affect people’s health. Planned burns are an important part of reducing the risk of bushfires...

    Tags:
    • Lungs,
    • Lungs - Environmental concerns,
    • Safety,
    • Safety - Fire, flood and other disasters,
    • Environmental health,
    • Environmental health - Bushfires, floods and extreme weather
  3. Travel health tips

    27 Nov 2015 Travel health tips

    The most common travel-related illnesses are gastrointestinal diseases from poorly prepared foods or untreated water...

    Tags:
    • Travel and holidays - Staying safe and healthy,
    • Travel and holidays - Travel and holiday basics,
    • Summer 2015,
    • Holiday and travel health,
    • Travel and holidays
  4. Starting school for children with disabilities

    10 Oct 2015

    Choosing a school for a child with a disability takes careful planning and the school you choose should offer disability support programs that suit your child’s needs...

    Tags:
    • Parents,
    • Parents - Children with special needs
  5. Tucker talk tips – healthy active Koori kids

    23 Apr 2015

    Good nutrition and physical exercise help to keep Koori kids healthy and avoid diseases when they get older...

    Tags:
    • Keeping active,
    • Keeping active - Keeping active throughout life,
    • Healthy Eating,
    • Healthy Eating - Nutritional needs throughout life
  6. Tucker talk tips – healthy weight

    23 Apr 2015

    A healthy, nutritious diet and physical activity can help you to maintain a healthy weight...

    Tags:
    • Weight management,
    • Weight management - Healthy weight loss or gain
  7. Tucker talk tips – reading food labels

    23 Apr 2015

    Labels on packaged food can give you useful information about the nutrition, ingredients, storage and weight of the food.Add full stop to pull quote...

    Tags:
    • Healthy Eating,
    • Healthy Eating - Healthy eating basics,
    • Healthy Eating - Planning, shopping and cooking
  8. Aboriginal health - food for babies

    23 Apr 2015

    Before six months, breastmilk or formula is the only food and drink that your baby needs...

    Tags:
    • Babies and toddlers (0-3),
    • Babies and toddlers (0-3) - Feeding your baby,
    • Healthy Eating,
    • Healthy Eating - Nutritional needs throughout life
  9. Tucker talk tips – healthy budget

    23 Apr 2015

    You can buy more food if you spend most of your money on basic healthy foods like bread, cereals, fruit and vegies...

    Tags:
    • Healthy Eating,
    • Healthy Eating - Planning, shopping and cooking,
    • Healthy Eating - Nutritional needs throughout life
  10. Tucker talk tips - good food for elders

    23 Apr 2015

    Good nutrition, a healthy diet and physical activity can help Elders prevent or manage health problems...

    Tags:
    • Healthy Eating,
    • Healthy Eating - Nutritional needs throughout life