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  • Protect against pneumococcal pneumonia – May 22, 2015

    “Pneumococcal pneumonia is a severe lung infection caused by the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae, responsible for a large proportion of pneumonia cases among those aged 65 years and above” – A/Prof Lucy Morgan. According to...

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World No Tobacco Day

Start date: 2015-05-31

Darwin – Asbestos/Mesothelioma Educational Workshop for Health Professionals

This workshop aims to provide Health Professionals practical information on the treatment, management and care of those diagnosed with Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma and other Asbestos related lung diseases....

Start date: 2015-06-04


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Although Pneumonia Awareness Week has finished, pneumonia is still a potentially life threatening lung infection. Check out our infographic here..

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Supportive and palliative care | Lung Foundation Australia

This week is National Palliative Care Week (24 – 30 May). Did you know supportive and palliative care services can be implemented as early as..

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Can mind power help you quit smoking? Norman Smythe used to smoke. Then one day he decided to quit and, remarkably, he quit overnight. Norm used..

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