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Details: Victorian health alerts Toggle all alerts Date: Jun 15, 2021 Testing for respiratory pathogens Date: May 31, 2021 Ear and body piercing aftercare product linked to infection risk Date: May 24, 2021 Carbon monoxide and gas heater safety update Date: Mar 31, 2021 Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne View all health alerts on Health.vic

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Managing your health

Details: health assessment if you have a high risk of developing type 2 diabetes (every three years). If you are over 50, it is important to have the tests above as well as to have: breast checks and mammograms (for women, check yourself regularly and have a mammogram every two years.

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Health information and health products online

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Work and your health

Details: The most common health issues for office workers include musculoskeletal injuries such as repetitive strain injury (RSI). The rate of injury is highest in younger workers. Contributing factors may include job inexperience, lack of adequate training, and a tendency to work in jobs that present an increased risk of injury, such as retail.

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Health checks for men

Details: Health checks at home. Make health checks and staying well part of your regular routine. This will help you stay healthy and pick up potential problems early. Things you can do at home include: skin checks – check your skin regularly for unusual moles or freckles and look for any changes in the colour, size or shape of any spots. See your

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Finding reliable health information

Details: Health information is readily available from reputable sources such as: health brochures in your local hospital, doctor’s office or community health centre. telephone helplines such as NURSE-ON-CALL or Directline. your doctor or pharmacist. reliable health information websites, such as government sites, condition-specific sites, support

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Running and jogging

Details: Health benefits of running and jogging. Regular running or jogging offers many health benefits. Running can: help to build strong bones, as it is a weight bearing exercise. strengthen muscles. improve cardiovascular fitness. burn plenty of kilojoules. help maintain a healthy weight.

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Details: Eating a variety of healthy foods is the key to a well-balanced diet and good nutrition. It keeps our bodies working well and helps prevent diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cancer and cardiovascular disease. Information in your language Information in your language on food and nutrition. A-Z of Healthy living.

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A-Z of health information

Details: 1800RESPECT is a national sexual assault, domestic and family violence counselling service. 9 health risks for boys and men and what to do about them Did you know that deaths from injury are 2.6 times more common for men in Australia than women? That men are more likely to die from preventable

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Testicular self examination

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Physical activity – setting yourself goals

Details: Break down your ultimate health and fitness goal into small, specific and achievable mini-goals. Keep a training diary to monitor your progress. Always see your doctor for a medical check-up before starting any new fitness program, particularly if you are over 40 years, overweight, haven’t exercised in a long time or suffer from a chronic

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Hospital staff roles

Details: Allied health professionals. Allied health professionals are university-educated practitioners who work as part of your multidisciplinary healthcare team. They assess, diagnose and treat conditions and work to prevent disease and disability. Some examples of allied health professionals include: dietitians; occupational therapists; pharmacists

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Mobile phones and your health

Details: Mobile telephones and health effects, 2010, Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency. More information here.; IARC classifies radiofrequency electromagnetic fields as possibly carcinogenic to humans, 2011, World Health Organization. More information here.; Mobile phones and health 2004: Report by the Board of NRPB, 2004, Documents of the NRPB, vol. 15, no. 5, Radiation

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