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Easter campers warned against food poisining this Easter
The Department of Health's Environmental Health branch is arming Territorians with safe food handling tips to avoid a bout of food poisoning this Easter.
Trauma centre deploys doctor to Solomon Islands
The National Critical Care and Trauma Response  Centre has sent  a doctor to the Solomon Islands following the devastating floods which have affected the country since the start of April.
Avoid mosquito bites this Easter
With many NT residents preoparing to enjoy the Easter weekend outdoors, the Department of Health is urnging people to remember to protect against mosquito-borne diseases.
Beware of itchy caterpillars
Itchy caterpillars are currently in high numbers in the Top End, prompting a warning from the Department of Health for people to stay well clear of the cute but irritating little creatures.
Measles outbreak over
The measles outbreak that began in the Top End of the NT in January has been declared over.
High risk period for mosquito virus
Residents and visitors of the Darwin, Katherine and Barkly regions are being urged to protect themselves against mosquitoes, as these areas are now in the high risk period for Murray Valley encephalitis (MVE).