Patient Health Resources

Additional patient resources can be found for a wide range of health topics in the list of websites we have provided.

GENERAL HEALTH

Better Health Channel – www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au
(Useful information and A-Z fact sheets)

ALLERGIES

Australasian Society of clinical immunology and allergy – www.allergy.org.au

CANCER

Cancer Council Australia  (Cancer information and support) –  www.cancer.org.au
Breast Cancer Network Australia – www.bcna.org.au

CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

National Heart Foundation Of Australia – www.heartfoundation.org.au

DERMATOLOGY

The Australian College of Dermatologists –www.dermcoll.edu.au
Eczema Association of Australasia – www.eczema.org.au
All about Acne – www.acne.org.au

ENDOCHRINOLOGY

Diabetes Australia – www.diabetesaustralia.com.au
The Australian Thyroid Foundation – www.thyroidfoundation.org.au

GASTROENTEROLOGY

Gastroenterological Society of Australia – www.gesa.org.au
Coeliac Australia – www.coeliac.org.au
Irritable Bowel Information & Support Association of Australia – www.ibis-australia.org

IMMUNISATION

Immunise Australia Program – www.immunise.health.gov.au

MEN’S HEALTH

Men’s Health Australia – www.menshealthaustralia.net

MENTAL HEALTH

Anxiety – www.mentalhealthonline.org.au
Beyond Blue – www.beyondblue.org.au
Kids Helpline – www.kidshelpline.com.au
Headspace Mildura – www.headspace.org.au

NEW PARENTS

Online help for new parents – What were we thinking – jeanhailes.org.au

WOMEN’S HEALTH

The Royal Women’s Hospital Victoria – www.thewomens.org.au
The Australasian Menopause Society – www.menopause.org.au
Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria – www.dvrcv.org.au
Breast Screen Victoria – www.breastscreen.org.au
Jean Hailes Foundation for Women’s Health – www.jeanhailes.org.au