Latest news


Mosquito-borne disease warning for South West

The South West Population Health Unit is urging all residents and visitors in South West to take extra care to avoid mosquito bites following a substantial increase in the number of cases of Ross River virus (RRV) infections in...[more]


Chickens on guard to protect Pilbara people from mosquitoes

The common catch phrase is that dogs are a man's best friend however, it seems more homage needs to be paid to the humble chicken as they are assisting Pilbara residents to protect themselves against potentially fatal mosquito...[more]


Goldfields Sexual Health Advice Clinic joins Facebook

The Sexual Health Team at Population Health has started a Facebook page, Goldfields SHAK (Sexual Health Advice Klinic), aimed at 14 to 25 year olds. Media Release [more]


SIHI medical model making a difference 24/7

Residents of Northam and surrounding areas now have improved access to emergency medical care 24-hours a day, seven-days a week thanks to the Southern Inland Health Initiative (SIHI). Ministerial Media Release[more]


Bunbury Adult Community Mental Health Forum

The Bunbury Adult Community Mental Health Clinic (BACMHC) is calling the people of Bunbury and surrounding areas to participate in a review of services and focus on the future of the BACMHC on 9 February. Media Release[more]


Yalgoo Healthy Store Project launched

The WA Country Health Service-Midwest "Dietitian" has joined forces with the Yalgoo local store to develop a Healthy Store project to help community members to shop and eat healthily. Media Release [more]


Cyclone preparations urged for people with chronic conditions

As Cyclone Iggy approaches, the Western Australian Country Health Service (WACHS) is urging people with chronic illnesses and pregnant women to give some thought to how they will manage their conditions in a cyclone event. Media...[more]

Displaying results 211 to 217 out of 245
The Western Australia Government Healthy WA Website.


Help us improve this site