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  1. Overseas travel – health tips

    13 Dec 2018 Overseas travel – health tips

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

  2. Organic food

    12 Dec 2018

    Organic foods are farmed in a more environmentally sustainable way than conventional foods...

  3. Family violence and women with disabilities

    Women with disabilities are more vulnerable to abuse and are more likely to experience violence...

  4. Food safety while travelling

    12 Dec 2018

    Travelling, eating and drinking go together but unfortunately, traveller's diarrhoea and other food-related illnesses can sometimes come along for the ride...

  5. Who provides immunisations in Victoria

    11 Dec 2018

    Immunisations in Victoria are provided by local councils, GPs and specially qualified nurses in medical clinics and community health services, some Maternal and Child Health nurses, travel clinics and...

  6. Nutrition needs when you’re over 65

    11 Dec 2018

    Nutrition needs vary with age and gender. Now you’re older, the foods and drinks that make up a healthy diet may need to be slightly different from when you were younger. In general, you&...

  7. Teenagers and sleep

    09 Dec 2018

    Sleep research suggests that teenagers need between eight and 10 hours of sleep every night...

  8. Sleep - children and nightmares

    09 Dec 2018

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

  9. Shiftwork

    09 Dec 2018

    A person working the night shift is at greater risk of various disorders and accidents...

  10. Jet lag

    09 Dec 2018

    If you suffer badly from jet lag, it may be worthwhile considering a westerly travel route if possible...