Health Information

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Health A-Z

Your complete guide to conditions, symptoms and treatments, including what to do and when to get help.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Get the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).

Mental health and wellbeing

If you’re feeling stressed, anxious or depressed, or just want to feel happier, we’re here to help.

How Do I Find My NHS Number?

Your NHS number is a unique 10-digit number that is allocated to you when you are born or when you first access NHS services. It helps healthcare staff and service providers identify you correctly and match your details to your health records

Medicines A-Z

Find out how your medicine works, how and when to take it, possible side effects and answers to your common questions.

Pregnancy and Baby Guide

If you are pregnant, you can self-refer for antenatal care (then link to the section under ‘services’) and 2. This guide includes all you need to know about trying for a baby, pregnancy, labour and birth

Cardiovascular Risk Score (QRISK2) and the Use of Statins

As part of your regular health screening you may have recently had a cholesterol test. As you may know, the amount of cholesterol in your blood can increase your risk of developing Cardiovascular Disease (CVD).