- 24 January 2020
NSW Health Information about CoronavirusNSW Health has published information for the public and health professionals about Novel Coronavirus on its website. For latest updates and advice visit our Public Health Unit Novel Coronavirus page.
- 18 November 2019
Health advice in response to poor air qualityIllawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District is reminding people to once again be vigilant about their health, with smoke from fires north of Sydney affecting air quality locally. The fine particles in smoke can irritate the respiratory system and aggravate existing lung and heart conditions.
- 16 November 2019
Northern Illawarra Measles AlertNSW Health is advising people to be alert for symptoms of measles after an Illawarra man diagnosed with the disease visited a number of locations in the Northern Illawarra while infectious.
- 02 May 2019
Illawarra and Shoalhaven residents reminded to get their flu shotThe Illawarra and Shoalhaven community is being reminded to get their flu vaccine with the launch of the 2019 flu campaign.
- 07 January 2019
Precautions for preventing Legionella during hot weatherThe Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) is reminding people to take precautions when gardening and cleaning around stagnant water sources, as the warm weather increases the risk of Legionnaires’ disease.