Quitting smoking is the best thing you will ever do for your health. Withdrawal can be challenging, but it can help if you look at the symptoms as signs that your body is recovering. COVID-19 - ...
Struggling to get your family on board? How to make healthy the new normal. Encouraging your family to adopt your healthy habits can be really tricky. Here are our tips to make healthy the new normal.
Most girls start puberty around 10 years old, but it can be earlier or later than that. Your body will go through big changes as you change from a girl into a young woman. For some girls (and women), ...
Parentline is a statewide telephone counselling and support service for all Victorian parents and carers of children from 0-18 years. Experienced social workers, psychologists and family therapists ...
An oral and maxillofacial surgeon is a medical specialist who treats injuries and other conditions of the mouth, teeth, jaws and face. These may include cleft palates, wisdom teeth problems, facial ...
If you are unwell, you have a number of options for care, depending on how severe your illness or situation is. Victoria’s pregnancy, birth and maternal services, help from planning a pregnancy ...
Aged persons mental health (APMH) services are for people with a longstanding mental illness who are now over 65 years of age, or who have developed functional illnesses such as depression and ...
Warm and wet weather can mean more mosquito biting and breeding, including the ones that can carry diseases that make you sick. Your only protection against mosquitoes and the diseases they can carry ...
A general practitioner (GP) is a doctor who is also qualified in general medical practice. GPs are often the first point of contact for someone, of any age, who feels sick or has a health concern.
The National Disability Abuse and Neglect Hotline is an independent and confidential service for reporting mistreatment of people with a disability. Seeking help for yourself or for someone you know ...