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  1. Garden alert: warning to handle potting mix safely

    07 Nov 2018

    Victoria's acting Chief Health Officer has warned gardeners about the potentially deadly risks associated with everyday potting mixes as spring is typically a time when Victorians are more likely to...

  2. New laws come into force on food allergies

    30 Oct 2018

    New laws requiring all Victorian hospitals to report cases of potentially fatal anaphylaxis come into force tomorrow, November 1...

  3. Health warning on synthetic drugs after hospital cases

    18 Oct 2018

    Victorian health officials have issued an urgent warning on the use of synthetic drugs, after three men were hospitalised with severe reactions this week after using a product purchased in the south-...

  4. End of grass pollen season monitoring

    18 Oct 2018

    End of grass pollen season monitoring...

  5. Call for talented and diverse health sector board directors

    08 Oct 2018

    Victorians with a passion for improving the health and wellbeing of their community are being invited to consider serving on their local health service board...

  6. Protect yourself this pollen season

    01 Oct 2018

    Victoria’s world-leading forecasting system delivered its first epidemic thunderstorm asthma forecast for 2018 today, marking the start of Victoria’s grass pollen season...

  7. Time to talk about STIs and get tested

    12 Sep 2018

    A surge in sexually transmissible infections (STIs) in Victoria is prompting calls for all Victorians to look after their own sexual health and get tested...

  8. A chance to have your say on IVF

    23 Aug 2018

    Victorian families with an experience of IVF are being urged to participate in a wide-ranging review of the Assisted Reproductive Treatment Act...

  9. Rare fungal infection identified in Victoria

    07 Aug 2018

    A Victorian man has been diagnosed with the rare fungal superbug Candida auris...

  10. Influenza vaccine stocks replenished for Victorians

    02 Aug 2018

    More Victorians now have greater access to influenza vaccines as additional supplies are available...