On 1 November 2016 some cannabis products will be able to be prescribed by doctors in Australia, including the ACT.
The recall of certain Woolworths, Coles and IGA bread products has been initiated by the supplier in concert with the retailers in NSW and ACT.
The ACT Chief Health Officer has issued advice about a product recall on rockmelons, following possible links to a Salmonella outbreak.
Trial of publicly funded homebirth in the ACT to commence in October 2016.
ACT CHO, today alerted the community to the potential of Death Cap mushrooms growing around the ACT due to the recent heavy rainfall.
ACT Health has today been notified of several cases of food poisoning possibly linked to a market stall at the 2016 Enlighten Night Noodle Markets.
ACT Chief Health Officer is alerting the Canberra community to a discrepancy that has been found between the batch number and expiry date on EpiPen® Adrenaline Auto-Injector cartons.
The new Mental Health Act 2015 has come into in effect, giving those in the ACT living with mental illness greater opportunities to contribute to decisions on their treatment, care and support.
The first 150 of more than 1000 ACT Government staff to be relocated to Woden will be working in the town centre from next month, Minister for Health Simon Corbell announced today.
ACT Chief Health Officer, Dr Paul Kelly today advised the community to be aware of an outbreak of salmonella gastroenteritis in Victoria