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  1. Swimming - preventing injury

    03 Jan 2018

    It takes only seconds for a child to drown, so never take your eyes off children near the water...

  2. Sugar

    03 Jan 2018

    Too much sugar in the diet can contribute to health problems, so limit foods and drinks with high amounts of added sugar...

  3. Water from natural resources

    02 Jan 2018

    Drinking untreated water, such as creek water, bore water and sometimes even rainwater can lead to illnesses including gastroenteritis...

  4. Water safety for children

    Water safety for children

    Supervise your child around water at all times. This means actively watching them and keeping them within arm’s reach...

  5. Caffeine

    21 Dec 2017

    Caffeine is a stimulant that acts on the brain and nervous system...

  6. Medical tourism and insurance

    19 Dec 2017

    People may choose to travel overseas to seek medical or surgical treatment that is unavailable in their home country. This is called medical tourism, and it's a booming industry worldwide. People...

  7. How drugs affect your body

    18 Dec 2017

    Drugs affect your body’s central nervous system. They affect how you think, feel and behave...

  8. Food safety when cooking

    18 Dec 2017

    Most foods should be cooked to at least 75 ?C to minimise the risk of food poisoning...

  9. Measles, mumps, rubella, varicella (chickenpox) – immunisation

    Immunisation is the best protection against measles, mumps, rubella and varicella (chickenpox)...

  10. Snow sports and cold-related injuries

    15 Dec 2017

    You can help reduce your risk of winter sports injuries with planning, preparation and proper equipment...