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Gastro cases on the rise ...
Territorians are reminded to be vigilant about hygiene following a rise in gastroenteritis cases across Darwin.

Do you know the right way to treat a burn? ... 
A new awareness campaign to educate the public in how to treat a burn has been launched this week for Burns Awareness Week in the Northern Territory.

Trauma Centre takes part in disaster simulation in Timor-Leste ... 
A typhoon that caused flooding and a major landslide burying parts of a village and road collapses are all part of an unfolding disaster being played out in Timor-Leste this week.

Territory "Crypto" warning ... 
The Northern Territory Centre for Disease Control (CDC) has issued a warning about gastro caused by the parasite, Cryptosporidium parvum.

Have a mozzie free long weekend ... 
As Top Enders prepare for the long weekend they are being warned to protect themselves from the potentially deadly mosquito-borne disease Murray Valley Encephalitis.

Getting young mothers back into the classroom ... 
The Department of Health has launched a series of six short videos as part of a campaign aimed at getting young Indigenous women back into the education system after they have had a child.

Free Flu Vaccine for Adults Now Available in Alice Springs ...
It's flu season and the Central Australia Health Service is reminding everyone that it's time to get vaccinated to protect yourself, your family and your community from the spread of influenza.

Time to get vaccinated against the Flu ...
Territorians are being warned that with the flu season just around the corner it is time to get vaccinated.

 

 

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