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myDr is an independent Australian website providing free health and medicines information for consumers. myDr aims to help Australians manage their health, and that of their families, with relevant, easy to understand information written specifically for them.

myDr covers medical conditions, giving information on symptoms, diagnosis, tests, treatments and self-help. They have a wealth of information to help you with your medicines and the largest online database of Consumer Medicines Information (CMI) in Australia.

myDr brings you the latest information on nutrition and exercise, and has a large library of online health tools and calculators to help you manage your health.

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Last reviewed: October 2019

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The common cold can be caught anytime during the year. The best cure is to rest up and drink plenty of fluids.

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Toxaemia of pregnancy (pre-eclampsia) - MyDr.com.au

Pre-eclampsia, also known as pre-eclamptic toxaemia, or just toxaemia, occurs in pregnancy, causing problems for the baby and mother.

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Cold Sores - MyDr.com.au

Cold sores can be treated with antiviral creams or tablets and by avoiding known triggers for you. Always speak to your doctor

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Caesarean Section - MyDr.com.au

More and more women are choosing to have caesarean sections without knowing all the pros and cons for themselves and their babies.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Centre - MyDr.com.au

In this COVID-19 global pandemic, myDr brings you daily updates, advice and videos on symptoms, testing, and protecting yourself.

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Child Energy Requirements Calculator - MyDr.com.au

Find out the estimated energy requirement (EER) for infants, children and adolescents at different physical activity levels.

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Conjunctivitis - MyDr.com.au

Conjunctivitis often clears up on its own, but there are medications you can use if it persists for more than a few weeks.

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Long Covid and It's Effect on Children - Dr. Norman Swan - MyDr.com.au

According to Dr. Norman Swan the effects of long covid is rare in children. Find out what you need to look for.

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Diabetes - MyDr.com.au

Diabetes is Australia’s fastest growing chronic disease. Find out about diabetes risk factors, prevention, diabetes symptoms and treatments.

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