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Queensland Health is committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and well-being for all Queenslanders.
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Queensland Health 22h
We all know a mate who's "it'll be right" attitude even applies to their health. If you're experiencing pain or have an injury that won't seem to heal, seek professional help as soon as possible. Putting off treatment can lead to more serious damage.
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Queensland Health Jul 15
Did you know that children under five have a much higher risk of complications from the because their immune system is still developing? The flu vaccine is free for children aged six months to less than five years, so if you haven't already, book in with your GP today ✅
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Queensland Health Jul 15
When it comes to , time is critical ⏰. Read Mel's story of Pheobee’s illness, and the advice she’d give to other parents:
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Queensland Health Jul 14
Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world. The good news however, is if detected early, up to 90% of cases can be successfully treated. If you’re over 50 and eligible, check your mail for a free bowel cancer screening kit.
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Queensland Health Jul 14
Have you heard the brush song yet? 🤔🎵 Listen now!
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Queensland Health Jul 14
💡 Today's reminder: big ideas and achievements stem from small beginnings. If you're experiencing a difficult time right now, remember that things take time and small achievements deserve to be recognised too.
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Queensland Health Jul 13
Children with very severe croup may not be able to breathe enough air in and may ‘go blue’ or become drowsy and need urgent treatment. We've listed some steps to help your child if they're experiencing croup, if they continue to have difficulties breathing, call 000 immediately.
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Queensland Health Jul 12
The answer is always YES in Queensland 😎 If you're spending time outdoors this weekend, .
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Queensland Health Jul 11
As part of the Musgrave Park Family Fun Day NAIDOC week Celebrations, Queensland Health staff are providing everything from oral health checks for children to sharing delicious and healthy recipe ideas and samples. If you’re around Brisbane, stop by and say hello!
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Queensland Health Jul 11
MEDIA STATEMENT: Parents are being urged to vaccinate their kids against the flu. This year, we've received 2,203 lab-confirmed flu notifications for children under 5, including 169 admissions to public hospitals with 10 in ICU. Read our statement here:
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Queensland Health Jul 11
If you've ever noticed a ringing in your ears it could be a sign that your hearing has been damaged 👂 Stream 'My Amazing Body' at or subscribe on your podcast app, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts 🎧
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Queensland Health Jul 10
Statement from Queensland Health regarding the unexpected closure of private aged care facility on the Gold Coast. Read our statement here:
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Queensland Health Jul 10
MEDIA STATEMENT: Falling BreastScreen rates in Queensland worries experts Queensland Health is urging women aged 50–74 to have a breast check, after new data revealed participation rates were dropping. Read our statement here:
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Queensland Health Jul 10
If you look closely you can spy 👀 two dentists having a conversation in the background of this great 📸 from the ! But what are they talking about? 🤔
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Queensland Health Jul 10
Join us on our newest episode of 'My Amazing Body' where we explore the ears 👂 Stream 'My Amazing Body' at or subscribe on your podcast app, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts 🎧
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Queensland Health Jul 10
Does coffee give us energy? Read our blog here:
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Queensland Health Jul 9
: Never prepare food on the same board or with the same utensils used on raw foods like chicken, meat, seafood or eggs. Always wash your hands after handling raw foods.
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Childrens Health Qld Jul 9
Keeping your baby's grin in tip-top condition is vital – not only for their smile, but for their long-term health 👶 Find out how to look after baby teeth at
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Queensland Health Jul 9
If today is leg day, you're in luck - you can skip the gym and start practicing your cheering for Queensland's 2019 victory tonight... Remember, cheering done correctly = squats 😉💪
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Queensland Health Jul 8
If someone you know experiences a fainting episode, follow the below steps ⬇ If the person does not recover quickly after fainting, seek medical attention immediately.
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