whooping cough

Whooping cough self-care

General Information See Your Pharmacist or Medical Professional Treatment Tips Treatment Options More Information General Information Whooping cough (pertussis) is

Chesty coughs

General Information See your pharmacist or medical professional Treatment Tips Treatment Options More Information General Information When you have a

Whooping cough overview

What is whooping cough? Whooping cough (pertussis) is a highly contagious bacterial infection that can affect people of all ages,

Video: Flu awareness

Video transcript Dr Norman Swan: The dreaded flu season is nearly upon us… And while it’s more common to catch

Fish oil in pregnancy may reduce asthma in kids

Asthma and wheezing disorders are common in children. It’s estimated that asthma affects one in 9 or ten Australian children

Influenza – the flu

Most of us have had our fair share of colds and flu, especially during winter months. But while a cold

Common cold treatments

Nothing will cure a cold, but there are treatments available that can help you feel better. With plenty of rest

Pleurisy: what you need to know

What is pleurisy? Pleurisy is inflammation of the pleura — the thin, 2-layer protective membrane that covers the lungs and

Contraception: diaphragms

A diaphragm – a soft circular silicone rubber dome that a woman inserts high into her vagina – is a

SIDS: frequently asked questions

What is sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)? SIDS is ‘the sudden and unexpected death of an infant under one year

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