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Water boil alert Elliott
A precautionary advice for drinking water (water boil alert) was issued today for the Elliott Community following the detection of the E.coli bacteria in the community water supply.
Influenza cases on the rise in Australia
The Centre for Disease Control strongly encourages Territorians who have not yet received the 2014 influenza vaccine to do so now as the number of cases of influenza reported in Australia is on the rise.
NT free of dengue mozzie again
An infestation of the dengue mosquito in Tennant Creek has been successfully eliminated.
Territorians to be alert for measles
Territorians are being warned to watch out for measles symptoms after a case was confirmed in a traveller on a flight from the Philippines.
Have a safe Territory Day
To ensure a safer Territory Day celebration the Department of Health is asking people to take a few simple precautions to reduce the risk of injury.
More dengue is coming home from holidays
The NT Centre for Disease Control (CDC) is again reminding travellers to South East Asia to guard against disease carrying mosquitoes, especially those transmitting the dengue fever virus, which bite during daytime and live around urban areas.