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The Editor in-Chief of SANE websites is Philippa Costigan, BA (Language and Literature), the Head of Content and Information Services. All medical information published by SANE Australia has been reviewed and approved by appropriately qualified medical practitioners unless otherwise stated. The SANE website is intended to provide general information only, it does not provide specific advice, which should be sought from an appropriately qualified professional person.
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