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Self-help guide

Assess your own symptoms.

Self-help guides

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Find a local service or group.

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Child flu vaccine

About the child flu vaccine this winter

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Right care right place

The way we access urgent care has changed. To protect us and the NHS, it’s important you know how to get the right care, in the right place.

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International students arriving in Scotland

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for international students in Scotland

Seasonal topics

Every month we provide links to the most commonly asked questions

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Self-help guide: Abdominal pain

​Find out more about your abdominal pain symptoms, when you can use self-care, and what to do if your condition worsens and you need medical help.

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Vertigo is a symptom of several different conditions. Learn about its causes and treatment.

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Read about the causes of nosebleeds, how to treat them at home and when you should seek medical advice.