Lạm dụng và bạo lực trong gia đình và tại nhà

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

Kế hoạch an toàn tránh bạo hành gia đình

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

Tấn công tình dục

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

Chăm sóc khi bó bột

How do I look after my cast? It is important to let the case fully dry. Arm plaster casts can...

Exercises for arm and hand casts

Why is this important? Your wrist has been put in a cast to stop it from moving so the bones...

Đau lưng

Back pain is the term for pain felt in the spine or back. It can be mild...

Thiếu máu

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

Chứng huyết khối tĩnh mạch sâu

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

Tăng huyết áp

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

Thuyên tắc Phổi

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

Ung thư ruột

Bowel cancer is cancer that affects the colon or rectum. It is also called colorectal cancer. Cancer...

Tầm soát ung thư vú

Breast cancer screening is a test that checks for early signs of breast cancer. When breast cancer...

Ung thư nội mạc tử cung

Endometrial cancer is cancer that starts in the uterus. Most women who get this type of cancer...

Ung thư gan

Liver cancer is cancer that starts in the cells of the liver. In people with liver cancer,...

Ung thư phổi

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

Multidisciplinary teams in cancer care

When you have been diagnosed with cancer, you will be cared for by a whole team of...

Ung thư buồng trứng

Ovarian cancer is cancer that begins in the ovaries. In people with this type of cancer, cells...

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common developmental disorder that affects how people behave. Children with ADHD may...

Rối loạn phổ tự kỷ

Autism spectrum disorder (autism for short) affects how someone thinks, feels, acts and behaves with others. Signs...

Quan ngại về hành vi ở trẻ em

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

Các mối quan ngại về việc phát triển của trẻ em

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

Kiểm soát cân nặng ở trẻ em

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

Rối loạn lo âu ở trẻ em và thanh thiếu niên

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

Rối Loạn Hành Vi ở Trẻ Em và Thanh Thiếu Niên

A behavioural disorder is when a child has difficulty with their emotions and behaviours. Their behaviour can...

Rối loạn cưỡng chế ở trẻ em và thanh thiếu niên

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

Rối loạn trầm cảm và lưỡng cực ở trẻ em và thanh thiếu niên

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

Rối loạn tâm thần ở trẻ em và thanh thiếu niên

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

Birthmark (Infantile haemangioma)

An infantile haemangioma is the most common type of birthmark in babies. They often appear a few...

Viêm khớp tự phát ở thiếu niên

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

Chứng ngưng thở khi ngủ do tắc nghẽn ở trẻ em

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

Phát ban ở trẻ em

A rash is a change in colour and texture of the skin. They can feel hot, itchy,...

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

A new type of coronavirus was detected in late 2019. This virus can cause a severe respiratory...

COVID-19: Self-isolation

A new type of coronavirus was detected in late 2019. This virus can cause a severe respiratory illness called coronavirus...

Cách kiểm soát COVID-19 tại nhà

Tôi có thể tự kiểm soát bệnh COVID-19 tại nhà không? Tây Nam Sydney đang hướng tới việc mọi người tự kiểm soát sự lây nhiễm COVID-19 của họ. Đây là...

Stopping the spread of COVID-19

A new type of coronavirus was detected in late 2019. This virus can cause a severe respiratory illness called coronavirus...

Bệnh tiểu đường và chế độ dinh dưỡng

Diet is an important part of managing your diabetes. There is no one-size-fits-all diet for diabetes, because...

Bệnh tiểu đường và thai kỳ

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

Tầm soát bệnh về mắt cho người bệnh tiểu đường

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

Tầm soát bệnh ở chân cho người bệnh tiểu đường

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

Tầm soát bệnh thận ở người bệnh tiểu đường

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

Diabetes Medications

If you have type 2 diabetes, you may need medication to help manage your blood sugar levels....

Tiểu đường thai kỳ

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

Guidelines for insulin storage and handling

Storage Vials and cartridges of insulin not currently being used should be stored in the refrigerator (2 to 8 degrees)...

Hạ đường huyết

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

Tiền tiểu đường

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

Lập kế hoạch trước khi mang thai cho phụ nữ bị tiểu đường

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

Bệnh tiểu đường tuýp 1

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

Tiểu đường tuýp 2

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

Lợi ích của việc tập thể dục

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

Duy trì sự thay đổi hành vi lành mạnh

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

Béo phì và các bệnh có liên quan

Obesity can affect a person’s overall health and wellbeing. People with a body mass index of more...

Lập kế hoạch giảm cân

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

Bỏ thuốc lá

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

Rượu Bia

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

Cần sa

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

Methamphetamine

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

Chương trình kim tiêm và ống tiêm

Needle and syringe services in South Western Sydney Find your closest Needle and Syringe Program outlet below.

Opioid

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

Cờ bạc có hại

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

Safe injecting practices

What should I do? People who inject drugs can place themselves at risk of HIV, hepatitis C and other blood...

Gãy cổ chân

An ankle fracture is a broken ankle. Fractures can be thin cracks or complete breaks that shatter....

Bong gân cổ chân

An ankle sprain is an ankle injury caused by rolling, twisting or straining the ankle. An ankle...

Chứng thiếu máu do thiếu sắt

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

Bệnh Haemochromatosis

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

Mallet splints

A mallet splint is designed to keep your finger tip in an over-extended position to allow the...

Gãy Xương Thuyền cổ tay

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

Đau ngực

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

Bệnh suy tim

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

Đo huyết áp tại nhà

Measuring your blood pressure can help your GP find out if you have hypertension. Hypertension is when...

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Bệnh thận mãn tính

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

Chạy Thận

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

Nhiễm Trùng Thận (Viêm Đài Bể Thận)

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

Protein Niệu

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

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Bệnh gan nhiễm mỡ

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

Viêm gan B

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

Viêm gan C ‬

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

Bệnh nghẽn phổi mãn tính (COPD)

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

Bệnh về đường hô hấp giai đoạn cuối

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

Shortness of breath action plan

The Shortness of Breath Action Plan shows different ways to manage your breathlessness. It is completed with...

Đình chỉ thai kỳ bằng biện pháp y tế

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

Biliary scan

A Biliary scan is a test to detect certain diseases of the gall bladder. It provides information...

Bone scan

A bone scan is useful in diagnosing and assessing a wide range of bone and joint diseases....

Colon transit scan

A Colon Transit scan is a test to examine if there is a problem with the movement...

Gallium scan

A Gallium Scan is a test that is used to detect a number of diseases including infections,...

Gastric emptying scan

A Gastric Emptying Scan is a test to examine if there is a problem with the movement...

Gated heart pool scan

A gated heart pool scan looks at how well the heart is pumping. It may be performed...

Liver spleen scan

A Liver-Spleen scan is a test to examine the liver and/or the spleen for abnormalities. This test...

Lung (V/Q) scan

A lung (V/Q) scan is also known as a lung ventilation and perfusion scan. This test is...

MIBG scan

An MIBG Scan is a test that is used to detect various tumours of the neuro-endocrine system....

Octreotide scan

An Octreotide scan is a test that is used to detect various tumours of the neuro-endocrine system....

Xét nghiệm dung nạp glucose đường uống

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

Parathyroid scan

A Parathyroid scan is a test to identify and localise overactive parathyroid gland(s). What do I...

Positron emission tomography scan

Positron Emission Tomography (PET) detects and measures glucose metabolism within the body. PET scans can diagnose certain...

Radioiodine total body search

A Radioiodine Total Body Search detects the presence of residual thyroid tissue or cancer spread in patients...

RBC (red blood cell) liver scan

Liver masses are often found by other tests such as ultrasound or CT scans. An RBC Liver...

Recovering from keyhole surgery

Laparoscopic, or keyhole surgery, involves 3-4 small incisions (cuts) up to 1cm long in the abdomen (stomach)....

Renal cortex scan

A renal cortex scan is also known as a DSMA renal scan. The scan examines the functioning...

Renal scan

A renal scan looks at kidney blood flow and function. It can give information that cannot be...

Sentinel lymph node scan

What is a sentinel lymph node? Lymph is fluid that escapes from blood vessels into the tissues. It travels in...

Sinh thiết da

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

Thyroid scan

A thyroid scan shows the function and structure of the thyroid gland. It can give information not...

Ultrasound

An ultrasound scan creates a real-time picture of the inside of the body using sound waves. Ultrasound...

White blood cell scan

A white blood cell scan is a test used to detect areas of infection in the body...

Đột Quỵ

A stroke occurs when the blood supply to the brain is blocked. There are two main types...

Sa Sút Trí Tuệ

Dementia causes a decline in brain function. It affects parts of the brain like memory, thinking, learning,...

Suy giảm nhận thức nhẹ

Mild cognitive impairment is memory loss that is not a normal part of ageing. It affects up...

Chăm sóc giảm nhẹ

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

Cơn đau mãn tính

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

Các Lựa chọn về Thuốc cho Cơn đau Cấp tính

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

Hoạch định trước về việc chăm sóc

Hoạch định trước về việc chăm sóc là lập ra một kế hoạch chăm sóc sức khỏe cho quý vị trong tương lai. Nếu ngày nào đó mà quý vị...

Sau khi một người thân yêu qua đời

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

Mất người thân, đau buồn và mất mát

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

Sắp xếp những giai đoạn cuối cùng trước khi qua đời

Managing the final stages of dying involves careful planning. It’s important the person’s wishes are respected. As...

Chăm sóc giảm nhẹ

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

Hiểu về quá trình hấp hối

What happens when a person is dying? It is very difficult to predict exactly what will happen. Some people deteriorate...

Bệnh thiếu máu trong thai kỳ

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

Tầm soát trước sinh

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

Bệnh hen suyễn trong thai kỳ

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

Sinh con sau khi đã từng sinh mổ

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

Ra máu ở giai đoạn giữa-cuối của thai kỳ

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

Chảy máu ở phụ nữ có Rhesus âm tính

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

Đối mặt với việc mất thai

What will my healthcare team do? Your healthcare team can answer many of the medical questions you may have regarding...

Bệnh động kinh ở phụ nữ và thai kỳ

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

Tiểu đường thai kỳ

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

Đình chỉ thai kỳ bằng biện pháp y tế

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

Sẩy thai

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

Béo phì trong thai kỳ

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

Theo dõi vết rách tầng sinh môn

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

Lên kế hoạch sinh con

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

Surgical termination of pregnancy

Surgical termination of pregnancy is a safe day-surgery procedure. It can be performed anywhere between 7 to...

Bệnh Tuyến giáp trong Thai kỳ

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

Đau vùng chậu cấp tính ở phụ nữ

Acute pelvic pain is soreness that’s felt in your lower stomach area. The pain may feel short,...

Bệnh Chlamydia

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

Truy dấu bạn tình

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

Mụn cóc sinh dục

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

Bệnh Lậu

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

Bệnh Mụn Rộp

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

Phơi nhiễm HIV

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

Sống chung với HIV

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

Thuốc Dự Phòng Trước Phơi Nhiễm để Phòng Ngừa HIV (PrEP)

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

Kiểm tra tìm bệnh tình dục

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

Bệnh Giang Mai

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

Mụn Trứng Cá

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

Viêm Mô Tế Bào

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

Gãy xương Bàn tay

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

Mề đay (Mày đay)

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

Bệnh Ngứa

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

Bệnh Vảy Nến

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

Các bệnh về da khi mang thai - phát ban và ngứa

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

Chứng tắc nghẽn ngưng thở khi ngủ

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

Thói quen ngủ tốt

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

Xuất viện theo tiêu chí

Many people find hospital a worrying and confusing time. Not knowing when they will leave the hospital...

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy

A laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the removal of the gallbladder and gallstones by keyhole surgery. Sometimes, the surgeon...

Surgical termination of pregnancy

Surgical termination of pregnancy is a safe day-surgery procedure. It can be performed anywhere between 7 to...

Yếu tố V Leiden trong thai kỳ

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

Thuốc tránh thai tác dụng kéo dài

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

Đình chỉ thai kỳ bằng biện pháp y tế

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

Options For Pregnancy Care

In South Western Sydney, there are five main types of pregnancy care. You have a say in your pregnancy care...

Khối chất trong buồng trứng (u nang)

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

Bệnh viêm vùng chậu

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

Thuốc tránh thai tác dụng ngắn

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

Surgical termination of pregnancy

Surgical termination of pregnancy is a safe day-surgery procedure. It can be performed anywhere between 7 to...

Mang thai ngoài ý muốn

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

Vết Rách

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

Loét chân

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

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