العنف المنزلي والعائلي وإساءة المعاملة

Domestic and family abuse and violence comes in many forms. This type of violence doesn’t discriminate and...

التخطيط للسلامة في حالات العنف المنزلي

You may need a safety plan if you feel you are at risk of domestic and family...

الاعتداء الجنسي

Sexual assault as any type of sexual behaviour that makes someone feel uncomfortable, frightened, intimidated or threatened....

نزف أو كدمات غير طبيعية

It’s normal to bruise or bleed after an injury. Abnormal bleeding or bruising is when you bruise...

فقر الدم (الأنيميا)‬‬

Anaemia is when your body does not have enough healthy red blood cells. This reduces the oxygen...

التخثر الوريدي العميق‬

Deep vein thrombosis is a type of blood clot that forms in a deep vein (not a...

ارتفاع ضغط الدم (فرط التوتر)

Hypertension is the medical name for high blood pressure. High blood pressure means your blood is pumping...

Pulmonary Embolism

A pulmonary embolism is when a blood clot blocks the arteries that supply blood to the lungs....

سرطان الرئة

Lung cancer is a form of cancer that starts in the lungs. In Australia, more people die...

السلوكيات الداعية للقلق لدى الأطفال

Some children act differently to other children. Behaving differently isn’t always a problem. But, if your child’s...

قضايا النمو الداعية للقلق لدى الأطفال

GPs use milestones to track your child’s development. Milestones are the skills and tasks children can do...

التحكم في الوزن لدى الأطفال

Weight management in children is about making long-term changes that support a healthy lifestyle. The goal is...

اضطرابات القلق المرضي لدى الأطفال والشباب

An anxiety disorder is when we often feel very anxious. This can be anxious about something specific...

الاضطرابات القهرية لدى الأطفال والشباب

A compulsive disorder is when a person has has repeated unwanted thoughts or the need to repeat...

اضطرابات الاكتئاب والمزاج ثنائي القطب لدى الأطفال والشباب

A depressive disorder is when a person has low mood, less interest or enjoyment in activities and...

الاضطرابات الذهانية لدى الأطفال والشباب

Getting a diagnosis of a psychotic disorder will depend how long, how bad and in what ways...

التهاب المفاصل الشبابي مجهول السبب

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis is a type of arthritis that develops in a child aged 16 or younger....

انقطاع النفس الانسدادي أثناء النوم لدى الأطفال

Obstructive sleep apnoea is when something partly or completely blocks the throat during sleep. This causes breathing...

مرض السكري والحمل

If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes and are pregnant, you need special care. If...

فحص العيون لدى المصابين بداء السكري

Diabetes is not just a disease that affects your blood sugar levels. High blood sugar levels can...

فحص الأقدام عند المصابين بالسكري

Diabetes is not just a disease that affects your blood sugar levels. High blood sugar levels can...

فحص الكلى عند المصابين بالسكري

High blood sugar levels can damage your kidneys. Undiagnosed kidney damage can lead to serious health issues....

سكري الحمل

Diabetes develops if the body can’t make enough insulin. Insulin helps the body to absorb sugar from...

نقص غلوكوز الدم

Hypoglycaemia is low blood sugar and it’s one of the most common problems related to diabetes. Taking...

ما قبل داء السكري

After you eat, your body breaks down food into glucose, a type of sugar. A hormone called...

تخطيط ما قبل الحمل للسيدات المصابات بالسكري

If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes and are thinking about having a baby, pre-pregnancy...

داء السكري من النوع 1

Type 1 diabetes is when your pancreas is unable to make insulin. Insulin is a hormone that...

مرض السكري من النوع 2‬‬

Diabetes develops if the body can’t make enough insulin. After you eat, your body breaks down food...

فوائد التمارين الرياضية

It can sometimes seem too hard to exercise, with time, money, tiredness and other factors getting in the way. However,...

الحفاظ على تغيير السلوك الصحي

Sometimes getting the motivation to change our lifestyle is easy but actually making that change and sticking with it can...

التخطيط لفقدان الوزن

Being overweight or obese can have an impact on your health, but even small amounts of weight...

الإقلاع عن التدخين‬

Smoking is the greatest cause of preventable illness and death in Australia. Around two-thirds of long-term smokers...

الكحوليات

Alcohol is a legal drug in Australia for people over the age of 18. However, alcohol use...

القنب

Cannabis is the most commonly used illegal drug in Australia. It is used in three main forms:...

الميثامفيتامين

Methamphetamine is an illegal stimulant which is often called ‘crystal meth’ or ‘ice’. Methamphetamine gives you a...

المواد أفيونية المفعول

There are many types of opioids, including prescription opioids such as morphine and illegal opioids such as...

مشكلة القمار

Some people can gamble responsibly, but others find it hard to stop. Gambling becomes a problem when...

ممارسات الحقن الآمن

What I should do? Use a sterile needle and syringe (fit) for every injection. If you are unable to access...

فقر الدم الناجم عن عَوَز الحديد‬

Iron deficiency anaemia is a type of anaemia caused by a lack of iron. You need iron...

داء ترسب الأصبغة الدموية

Haemochromatosis causes the body to absorb too much iron from food. The condition is genetic, which means...

Scaphoid fractures

A scaphoid fracture is a break in one of the bones in your wrist. They usually happen...

ألم الصدر‬‬‬‬‬‬

Chest pain can feel like a dull ache, a sharp stab, or a crushing or burning sensation....

هبوط القلب / السكتة القلبية‬‬‬‬

Heart failure is when your heart can’t pump enough blood to the rest of your body. The...

مرض الكلى المزمن

Your kidneys filter the blood in your body, removing waste products that can harm your organs. If...

غسيل الكلى‬

Your kidneys filter the blood in your body. They remove waste products that could harm your vital...

إنتان الكلى (التهاب الكلى والحويضة)

Kidney infections happen when bacteria enters your body via the urethra (the tube you pass urine through)....

بيلة بروتينية

Proteinuria is the medical name for protein in the urine. There is usually a small amount of...

مرض الكبد المدهن

Healthy livers have very little or no fat in them. But if you drink too much alcohol,...

‫التهاب الكبد الوبائي ب‬‬

Hepatitis B is a virus that affects the liver. The virus is spread through body fluids such...

التهاب الكبد الوبائي ج

Hepatitis C is a virus that affects your liver. It is spread by direct blood contact such...

مرض الانسداد الرئوي المزمن (COPD)

COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, describes a range of lung diseases, including emphysema, chronic bronchitis, non-reversible...

المرحلة النهائية لمرض الجهاز التنفسي

End-stage respiratory disease is when a lung disease reaches a stage where the person with the disease...

Medical termination of pregnancy

A medical termination uses medication to end a pregnancy. It is safe and effective for pregnancies up...

اختبار تحمل السكر الفموي

An oral glucose tolerance test, or OGTT, is a test that looks at the amount of glucose...

خزعة الجلد

A skin biopsy is a quick and simple procedure that removes a small sample of skin for...

الفجيعة والحزن والخسارة

Bereavement is the process of coping with the death of a family member or close friend. If...

الاضطرابات الذهانية لدى الأطفال والشباب

Getting a diagnosis of a psychotic disorder will depend how long, how bad and in what ways...

أذى الذات

Self harm is when someone purposely hurts a part of their body. Some common forms of self-harm...

الأفكار الانتحارية

Sometimes, people have thoughts about wanting to harm themselves or end their life. These thoughts may occur...

الرعاية التلطيفية‬‬‬

Palliative care is a specific type of care for people who have a life-limiting illness. Palliative care...

الألم المزمن

Chronic pain is pain that lasts longer than expected. It usually occurs after an injury or disease....

Medication options for acute pain

There are two main types of pain: acute and chronic. Acute pain starts suddenly and is usually...

التخطيط المسبق للرعاية

Advance care planning involves making a plan for your future medical care. If one day you are...

بعد وفاة شخص عزيز عليك

After a loved one has died, your GP may sign a certificate that confirms the death. You...

الرعاية التلطيفية‬‬‬

Palliative care is a specific type of care for people who have a life-limiting illness. Palliative care...

فقر الدم أثناء الحمل

Anaemia means you don’t have enough red blood cells in your blood. It’s often caused by low...

الفحص السابق للولادة

A fetal anomaly, sometimes called a birth defect, is when there is a change to part of...

الربو أثناء الحمل

If you have asthma and are pregnant, your asthma control can change. Some women have an increase...

الولادة التالية للولادة القيصرية

For women who have had one or more caesarean sections in the past, you may have the...

النزيف في منتصف إلى أواخر الحمل

Bleeding in mid to late pregnancy is any bleeding from 20 weeks to full term. It can...

النزيف في النساء ذوات عامل ريصي سالب

Every person has one of four blood types (A, B, AB or O). These blood types are...

الصرع والحمل عند النساء

If you have epilepsy and want to fall pregnant, there are some issues you need to be...

سكري الحمل

Diabetes develops if the body can’t make enough insulin. Insulin helps the body to absorb sugar from...

Medical termination of pregnancy

A medical termination uses medication to end a pregnancy. It is safe and effective for pregnancies up...

الإجهاض

A miscarriage is a pregnancy loss that occurs within the fi­rst 20 weeks. This is usually confirmed...

Obesity in pregnancy

It is normal to gain weight during pregnancy. However, being overweight or obese before pregnancy, or putting...

Perineal tear follow up

It is common for women to have some form of tear during a vaginal birth. A tear...

التخطيط لإنجاب طفل

If you’re planning to have a baby, it’s important to see your GP for a pre-conception visit...

Thyroid disease in pregnancy

Your thyroid gland is located in your neck, near the base of your throat. It makes hormones...

آلام الحوض الحادة لدى النساء

Abdominal pain is soreness that’s felt in and around your stomach area. The pain may feel short,...

المتدثرة (كلاميديا)‬‬‬

Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted infection. It’s caused by bacteria. You get chlamydia by having unprotected...

تتبع العلاقات

You’ve just found out you have a sexually transmitted infection (STI). There’s a lot going through your...

الثآليل التناسلية‬‬‬‬

Genital warts, or Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), is a sexually transmitted infection caused by strains of the...

السيلان

Gonorrhoea is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria. Common symptoms include genital discharge, pain when urinating...

العقبول (الهربس)

Herpes is a common sexually transmitted infection caused by the herpes simplex virus. As many as one...

التعرض لفيروس نقص المناعة البشرية

People can become exposed to HIV in several ways. This may be from unprotected sex, sharing needles...

التعايش مع فيروس نقص المناعة البشرية

Living with HIV is the term used to describe people who are HIV-positive. Over the last three...

الوقاية قبل التعرض لفيروس نقص المناعة البشرية (PrEP)

Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) is a medication that greatly reduces the risk of getting HIV. PrEP is recommended...

فحص الصحة الجنسية

Sexual health screening is testing for one or more sexually transmitted infections (STIs). You might need a...

الزهري‬‬‬

Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection. It’s a bacterial infection that spreads by having unprotected sex or...

حب الشباب

Acne is a condition causing spots and painful bumps on the skin, also known as pimples. Acne...

التهاب الهلل (التهاب النسيج الخلوي)

Cellulitis is a bacterial skin infection. The infected area may be swollen, red, hot and tender. Common...

Hand fractures

A hand fracture is a break in a bone in the hand (metacarpal fracture) or fingers (phalanx...

Hives (Urticaria)

Hives (urticaria) is a type of itchy skin rash. The raised bumps (wheals) appear when skin cells...

الهراش

Pruritus is the medical word for itchy skin. There are many reasons why your skin can itch....

داء الصدفية

Psoriasis is a type of skin condition that usually appears as an elevated round or oval patch...

الأمراض الجلدية أثناء الحمل - الطفح الجلدي والحكة

During pregnancy, you may experience some changes to your skin. Sometimes, you can experience a rash or...

انقطاع النفس الانسدادي النومي

Obstructive sleep apnoea is when something partly or completely blocks the throat during sleep. This causes breathing...

النوم الصحي

Sleep hygiene means good sleep habits – the things you can do to give yourself the best...

العامل الخامس لايدن في الحمل

Factor V Leiden is a gene mutation. It can increase your chance of developing an abnormal blood...

وسائل منع الحمل طويلة المفعول

Long-acting contraceptives are birth-control devices that stay in your body for a long time (from one month...

Medical termination of pregnancy

A medical termination uses medication to end a pregnancy. It is safe and effective for pregnancies up...

تكيس المبيضين‬

Ovarian masses (cysts) are fluid-filled sacs that appear in the ovary. The most common types of cysts...

المرض الالتهابي الحوضي

Pelvic inflammatory disease is a bacterial infection of your uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries. This infection may...

موانع الحمل قصيرة المفعول

Short-acting contraceptives prevent pregnancies but are either single use or only last for a short time. The...

الحمل غير المقصود

An unintended pregnancy is a pregnancy that is not planned. A chance pregnancy brings up a lot...

الجروح التهتكية

A laceration is a deep cut to the skin or flesh. In some cases, your GP can...

تقرحات‬ الساق‬‬

A leg ulcer is a wound on the leg or ankle. The wound is usually caused by...

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