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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 sprains, 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.
Assess your own symptoms.
Find a local service or group.
Don't let ill-health spoil the festive season. Check when your GP practice or pharmacy is open. Don't run out of repeat prescriptions - order only what you need in plenty of time.
People who had a blood transfusion before September 1991 should be tested for Hepatitis C, also find information on the Penrose Inquiry
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Every month we provide links to the most commonly requested topics
An injury is damage to the body that's often caused by accidents, falls, hits and contact during sports.
Bowel screening is offered to men and women across Scotland to help find and treat bowel cancer early.
Your guide to using NHS services in Scotland, including GPs, dentists, opticians and pharmacies.
Every month we provide links to the most commonly asked questions
Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread by coughs and sneezes. Learn about flu symptoms and treatments.
Sore throats are very common and usually nothing to worry about. Learn about sore throat causes and treatments.
Norovirus is a stomach bug which causes diarrhoea and vomiting. Learn about norovirus treatment and prevention.