Identifying, treating and managing different types of illnesses, infections, injuries and disorders
Includes information on common symptoms and guidance for self-help
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.
Looking after your oral health is important. The best way to do this is to make sure disease doesn’t happen in the first place.
Every 4 hours someone in Scotland dies of sepsis
Have you though about quitting in time for No Smoking Day?
Every month we provide links to the most commonly requested topics
Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread by coughs and sneezes. Learn about flu symptoms and treatments.
Advice for people of all ages with the symptoms of cold or flu
Every month we provide links to the most commonly asked questions
Advice for people aged 3 years or more with the symptoms of a sore throat
Learn what you can do if you are experiencing low mood, depression or anxiety.
A cold is a mild viral infection of the nose, throat, sinuses and upper airways. Learn about common cold symptoms and treatments.