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Patient UK: Information on various health related issues

Patient Information Leaflets

BUPA Health Fact sheets

Laboratory Tests: Information on various Laboratory tests

Best Treatments: Information on various diseases and self-help

Medicine's Information

Mental Health

Over the Counter Medications

DIPEX: Patients' own experiences of diseases

Patient Self–help Directory

Teenage Health: Health issues with a focus on Teenagers

Prodigy Patient Leaflets

Net Doctor

Are You a Carer?

Caring for Someone


Cruse Bereavement Care

Bones and Joints

Arthritis Care

Arthritis Research Campaign: Bone and Joint problems

National Osteoporosis Society: Information and advice on Osteoporosis

National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society


Cancer Research UK

Marie Curie Cancer: Care Charity work for cancer patients

Bowel Cancer Symptom Checker

Cancer Help

MacMillan Cancer Support

Child Health

Immunisation Information

Children's health


NHS Direct Online

NHS Immunisation

Counselling and Mental Health

CRUSE: Bereavement Counselling

Samaritans: Support and help for Low Mood on telephone

Bullying Online: Help and advice on bullying

Child Bereavement Trust: Help for Bereaved Families

End Loneliness In Mendip Help reduce loneliness for older people in Mendip.


Diabetes UK

Diabetes Insight

Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation

Domestic Abuse

Somerset Survivors

Drugs and Alcohol

Alcoholics Anonymous: AA – Information on Alcohol Problems

Know the Score: Information on Drugs

Talk to Frank: For free confidential drugs information and advice 24 hours a day


Narcotics Anonymous UK


Elderly People

Age Concern

Alzheimer's Society UK

Prostate Help

Parkinson's disease Society

Help the Aged

Good for your Brain

Eye Conditions


RNIB - Common Eye Conditions

Eye Directory

First Aid Training

First Response

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Healthy Living


Eat Well: Healthy eating advice

Dietary Advice for everybody

BBC Health

Walk to Health

Weight Loss


British Heart Foundation

Arrhythmia Alliance Information on Irregular Heart beat

High Blood Pressure

Men's Health

Men's Health Forum

Neurological and Disability

Multiple Sclerosis Society

National Society for Epilepsy Epilepsy advice and information

Stroke Association

Sexual Health

Family Planning Association

Let's Talk About It

British Pregnancy Advisory Service

Sexual Dysfunction

Skin Problems

Psoriasis Association

Dermatology UK

National Eczema Society

British Association of Dermatologists Patient Leaflets

Skin Care Campaign

British Skin Foundation

Stop Smoking

Click to Quit: Smoking Cessation Advice

Smoking Concerns: Advice by Greater Glasgow Health Board

Action on smoking: ASH

Mental Health Problems



Please click on the link for readable, user-friendly and evidence-based information on various mental health problems, treatments and other topics, regularly updated by psychiatric experts.  Mental Health

Parents Leaflet

Travel Health Information

Department of Health – Advice for Travellers

Fit for travel

Travel Health

NHS Travel Immunisations

FCO Travel Advice

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