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Trigeminal neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia is a disorder that causes episodes of intense facial pain. Find out about the causes, symptoms and treatments.

Pain

Arthritis and nutrition

Researchers have been exploring potential links between diet and arthritis for many decades. However, there is little evidence to indicate that taking expensive food supplements or eating elaborate diets are any better than eating well-balanced meals.

Nutrition & Weight

Heartbeat

The heartbeat is usually a regular rhythm, but when disturbed it becomes irregular and is felt as palpitations. Find out about extra beats and arrhythmias and when to visit the doctor.

Heart & Stroke

Childhood obesity

More than one in 4 kids aged 5-17 years in Australia is above a healthy weight. By helping kids make changes to their diet and activity levels, we can improve their health and wellbeing.

Nutrition & Weight

Urinary incontinence: tips

If you have urinary incontinence or bladder leaks, some simple lifestyle adjustments (such as watching what you drink and eat) may be all that’s needed to regain or improve your bladder control. 

Women's Health

Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a condition in which the electrical and chemical activity of the brain loses its usual co-ordination for short periods of time, resulting in seizures (also called fits or convulsions).

Kids' & Teens' Health

Medicinal cannabis

Medicinal cannabis (medical marijuana) is cannabis that's prescribed by a doctor to relieve symptoms or treat a condition. There are several natural and man-made types that can be accessed in Australia.

Medicinal cannabis Medicines

Knee ligaments

This diagram of the knee shows the main knee ligaments - the cruciate ligaments and the collateral ligaments - and how they may be injured.

Exercise & Fitness