Farmer Health Fact Sheets

Aspergillosis

Farmer’s fever

Farmer's fever, also called organic dust toxic syndrome (ODTS), is caused by breathing in dust…
shock physical

Shock – physical

Medical shock is caused by not having enough blood circulating around your body. Reduced blood pressure…
skin cancer prevention

Skin cancer prevention

Farmers and agricultural workers have a high risk of skin cancer because they usually work…

Bites and stings

  There are many Australian species that bite or sting, such as insects, bees, wasps,…

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