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Cyclone Ita health resources and information


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CHO and Minister say thanks to staff

Tuesday 15 April 2014
In a visit to Cairns, the Chief Health Officer and Health Minister have paid tribute to health and ambulance staff for their efforts in response to Tropical Cyclone Ita.

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Business as usual for hospitals as cyclone clean-up continues

Tuesday 15 April 2014
Almost all health facilities have returned to normal operation following Tropical Cyclone Ita.

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Mitchell MPHS hosts Easter bonnet parade

Tuesday 15 April 2014
The Mitchell MPHS Auxiliary has hosted an Easter bonnet parade with local school children.

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Society group donates equipment to Mossman

Tuesday 15 April 2014
The Mossman MPHS has received a donation which will help identify babies with jaundice earlier and quicker.

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Post-cyclone recovery and clean-up

Saturday 12 April 2014
Recommended links for cleaning up safely and recovering from Tropical Cyclone Ita, as she continues to weaken.

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Response to new research on treatment of jellyfish stings

Thursday 10 April 2014
Queensland Health will work with researchers of new jellyfish study to determine if guidelines need to be changed.

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Don't 'hop' off the rails this Easter

Wednesday 9 April 2014
Nutritionist Mathew Dick and Goodlife Health Clubs offer their advice for a healthy and happy Easter.

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Safe landing for Children's Hospital helipad

Wednesday 9 April 2014
The new Lady Cilento Children's Hospital has tested its new helipad.

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