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.
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.
Make physical activity part of your daily routine this year
Are you ready to take on the challenge to practise positivity this year?
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
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.
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.