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.
5 July 2018 marks the 70th Anniversary of the NHS in Scotland
Find out how telecare can help you live independently in your own home for longer
If you care for somebody and live in Scotland there is lots of help and support out there to help you take care of yourself
Every month we provide links to the most commonly requested topics
Read about the causes of nosebleeds, how to treat them at home and when you should seek medical advice.
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.
Vertigo is a symptom of several different conditions. Learn about its causes and treatment.
Every month we provide links to the most commonly asked questions
Dehydration occurs when your body loses more fluid than you take in. Learn about dehydration symptoms and treatments.
Advice for people aged 5 years or more with the symptoms of hay fever
Sunburn is skin damage caused by ultraviolet (UV) rays. Learn about how to treat sunburn