Health Advice

You might find the following links helpful in furnishing reliable health advice on a range of issue and illnesses:

  • Health A – Z – 100’s of conditions and treatments.
  • Symptoms Checker – If you have a health problem, our symptom checker can help you manage it or decide where to go for help
  • Medicines A – Z – It’s vital to know what medicines you are taking. Find out about side effects, interactions dosages and more.
  • Care & Support – This guide is for people who have care and support needs, their carers and people who are planning for their future care needs.
  • Long Term Conditions – Living with a long-term condition, including healthcare, medicines and support
  • Live Well – 100’s of articles full of information on keeping you and your family healthy.
  • Pregnancy & Baby Guide – All you need to know about pregnancy, birth and looking after a baby, including feeding and trying to get pregnant
  • NHS Vaccination Schedule – Find out which vaccinations are offered on the NHS and at what age they are needed.
  • Travel Vaccinations – Find out which vaccinations are necessary or recommended for the area you will be visiting.
  • Contraception – All you need to know about contraception, how it works and where to get it
  • NHS Healthcheck – Millions of people have already had their free “midlife MOT”. Find out why this health check-up is so important.
  • Easy Health – With over 500 health leaflets that include pictures and very simple text, Easy Health’s information is accessible to anyone with low literacy levels, including people with learning disabilities.