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  1. Health warning as poisonous mushrooms sprout

    08 Apr 2019

    Poisonous Death Cap mushrooms have started growing in Victoria following widespread heavy rain last weekend...

  2. Orders lifted on food company

    29 Mar 2019

    The Department of Health & Human Services has lifted the closure orders imposed on a Dandenong South commercial caterer in February...

  3. New measles case in visitor to Victoria

    28 Mar 2019

    There have been additional unrelated cases of measles in persons who may have been infectious whilst attending multiple public areas across metropolitan Melbourne...

  4. New measles case in visitor to Victoria

    26 Mar 2019

    Please see attached the CHO Alert in relation to a case of recently diagnosed measles and a number of exposure sites around Melbourne. The case, a man in his late teens, remains isolated and is...

  5. New measles case in Victoria following GP

    22 Mar 2019

    Please see attached the CHO Alert in relation to a case of recently diagnosed measles and a number of exposure sites around Melbourne. The case, a woman in her 40s, remains isolated and is being...

  6. Dr Brett Sutton appointed Victoria's Chief Health Officer

    21 Mar 2019

    Highly respected clinician Dr Brett Sutton has been appointed Victoria's Chief Health Officer...

  7. Victorians advised on potential egg related illness

    21 Mar 2019

    Victoria's Chief Health Officer is urging Victorians to check their homes for eggs produced by Bridgewater Poultry following the detection of a particular strain of Salmonella...

  8. Listeriosis probe after woman's death

    22 Feb 2019

    Health authorities have closed a Dandenong South commercial caterer while they investigate the source of a case of listeriosis...

  9. New case of measles in the Melbourne CBD

    22 Feb 2019

    There has been an additional unrelated case of measles in a returned overseas traveller who may have been infectious whilst in multiple public areas in the Melbourne Central Business District between...

  10. Search intensifies for answers to beat Buruli in Victoria

    19 Feb 2019

    With more than 340 notified cases of Buruli ulcer in Victoria last year, researchers involved in the Beating Buruli in Victoria project are now intensifying their search for answers around the...