Japanese health information

Below you will find links to health information translated into Japanese. Many of the resources are from overseas, so emergency numbers and contact details may differ. In NZ, contact your local health clinic or dial 111 in an emergency.

Choose a section below, or scroll down to browse resources:


  • Lung cancer, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 3 pages), 2008

Child birth

  • A healthy pregnancy, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 8 pages), 2012
  • Diabetes in pregnancy – Gestational diabetes, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 6 pages), 2009
  • Caring for your new baby at home, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 20 pages), 2012
  • Breastfeeding basics, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 10 pages), 2011
  • Getting started breastfeeding your baby, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 14 pages), 2008


  • Diabetes factsheet, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 8 pages), 2009
  • 4 Steps to control your diabetes for life, Medline Plus English/Japanese (pdf, 32 pages), 2008
  • Take care of your heart. Manage your diabetes: Blood glucose, blood pressure, and cholesterol, Medline Plus Japanese English (pdf, 2 pages), 2003
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  • BCG vaccine: Information for parents, Health Ed NZ Japanese English (pdf, 2 pages, 119 KB), 2015
  • BCG vaccine: After care for parents, Health Ed NZ Japanese English (pdf, 2 pages, 579 KB), 2015
  • Polio vaccine, Medline Plus Japanese (2000) English (pdf, 2 pages), 2011

Mental health

  • Depression during pregnancy & early parenthood, NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service, Australia Japanese English (pdf, 18 pages), 2003

Men’s health

  • Prostate cancer, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 3 pages), 2010

Women’s health

  • Cervical cancer vaccine (HPV), Health Ed NZ Japanese English (pdf, 4 pages, 260 KB), 2012
  • Female exam and pap smear, Health Information Translations English/Japanese (pdf, 3 pages), 2010


Find more translated health information at Health Translations, Australia.