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Regular hand washing, using soap and running water, is one of the best defences against many of the viruses, bacteria and other microbes that can make us sick. However, when water is not available, in the car or on public transport for example, or when your already clean hands just need an extra boost, hand sanitisers are convenient, portable and effective.

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#AntibioticResistance   #Handwashing

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Thank you for attending #NMS2016  this year - click to view our wrap up video!

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Watch our intro video for #NMS2016 

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National Medicines Symposium 2016 (#NMS2016) will be held 18–20 May 2016 at the National Convention Centre in Canberra

IMPORTANT DATES:
Abstract submission closes: Monday, 29 February 2016
Abstract notification to authors: Friday, 1 April 2016
Early registration deadline: Monday, 18 April 2016
Accommodation booking deadline: Monday, 18 April 2016

Click to read more: http://www.nps.org.au/nms 

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In Australia, a number of common #medicines can be bought over the counter and also have a Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) listing, so that they can receive PBS subsidy.

From 1 January 2016, 17 medicines will have their PBS listing altered or removed (ie, they will be delisted). Find out more about what this means for you or someone you are caring for.

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#Antibiotic use in Australia is high and growing - Antibiotics: Take a bite out of resistance #AntibioticResistance

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Watch our latest video on #Osteoporosis - are you at risk? http://www.nps.org.au/osteoporosis
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