Disease Factsheets (A to Z)

These factsheets give basic information and advice about infectious diseases.

All links are now to information provided by Te Whatu Ora Health NZ or Ministry for Primary Industries –  instead of PDF factsheets produced by Community and Public Health. Links to the Communicable Disease Control Manual are suitable for health professionals only.

Deletion of Community and Public Health infectious disease resources

Infectious diseases card (MED0129).Te Mana Ora | Community and Public Health produced a number of popular information sheets relating to common infectious diseases, such as chickenpox (shingles), hand, foot and mouth and slapped cheek.

These resources have been discontinued ahead of the National Public Health Service rolling out national information.

A card (MED0129 – shown) and poster (MED0130) from the Ministry of Health on infectious diseases still are available.

A and B


D, E and F

G, H and I

J, K and L

M, N and O

P, Q and R


T to Z

Page last updated: 10/05/2024

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