Symptoms and treatments of hundreds of diseases and illnesses, including advice on living with conditions such as cancer and diabetes.
Find out how to look after burns, cuts, sprains and strains, and when you should go to hospital.
Information on what to expect if you need a test or treatment, such as a blood test, biopsy, scan or surgery.
Find out what you can do to look after your mental and physical wellbeing with advice on stopping smoking, eating well and how to get enough exercise.
Information on accessing health and care services in Scotland, and your rights when using them.
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Every month we provide links to the most commonly requested topics
Back problems are very common and can be caused by staying in one position too long or lifting something awkwardly. Find out what you can do to treat these problems in the hours and days after injury.
A stomach ache is a term often used to refer to cramps or a dull ache in the tummy (abdomen). It's usually short-lived and is often not serious. Learn about stomach ache treatments.
Chickenpox is a mild and common childhood illness. Learn about chickenpox symptoms and treatments.
Every month we provide links to the most commonly asked questions
Advice for staying healthy when enjoying Scotland’s outdoors
Sunburn is skin damage caused by ultraviolet (UV) rays. Learn about how to treat sunburn
Hay fever is a condition caused by an allergic reaction to pollen. Learn about hay fever symptoms and treatments.