The Department of Health has been notified of a new case of infectious measles with possible contacts around the Darwin/Palmerston area.
Travellers are being warned to ensure they are immune to measles following a large number of returned travellers to Australia getting measles, including one case in Darwin.
Submit your comments by 27 March 2017 on the draft terms of reference for the alcohol policies and legislation review.
The Central Australia Health Service is once again working closely with the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) to improve Telehealth service delivery in remote Australia.
National Condom Day, which falls on Valentine’s Day each year, provides a timely reminder about the importance of using protection when engaging in sexual activity and getting regular sexual health check-ups.
The Central Australia Health Service is encouraging everyone to eat less unhealthy sugar during Healthy Weight Week next week.
The Northern Territory (NT) Centre for Disease Control (CDC) warns travellers to protect themselves against dengue and disease-carrying mosquitoes when overseas. Over 103 cases of dengue fever, acquired elsewhere, were reported in the NT in 2016, a jump from 61 cases in the previous year.
Tickets to attend the 2017 Northern Territory Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards are now available.
The Department of Health has lifted the Precautionary Advice for Drinking Water (Water Boil Alert) for Yarralin after samples from the community’s water supply were confirmed today as being free of any harmful bacteria.
Top End residents are advised to protect themselves from mosquito bites, with mosquito numbers expected to increase following heavy rainfall across the region.