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  1. Article

    Pain and injuries

    Information on the pain you may feel after exercise and what you can do to avoid injury.

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  2. Article

    Stomach ache and abdominal pain

    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.

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  3. Self-help guide

    Self-help guide: Abdominal pain

    Advice for adults with abdominal pain

  4. Article

    Musculoskeletal (MSK) Helpline

    The Musculoskeletal (MSK) Helpline is a phone service for people experiencing symptoms of musculoskeletal disorders - such as back pain or sports injuries. Find out who can use this service and what happens when you phone.

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  5. Guide

    Nasopharyngeal cancer

    Nasopharyngeal cancer is a rare type of cancer that affects the part of the throat connecting the back of the nose to the back of the mouth.

    1. Introduction

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  6. Guide

    Being on the pill

    Information about being on the pill, including what to do if you're sick or have diarrhoea, taking two pill packets back to back and changing to a different pill

    1. What if I'm on the pill and I'm sick or have diarrhoea?
    2. Can I take two packets of the pill back-to-back?
    3. Does the pill interact with other medicines?
    4. Will a pregnancy test work if I'm on the pill?
    5. How do I change to a different pill?

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  7. Article

    Should I take painkillers after an injury?

    Painkillers can help you keep moving. However, check with the pharmacist before taking painkillers for your problem.

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  8. Guide


    Indigestion can be pain or discomfort in your upper abdomen (dyspepsia) or burning pain behind the breastbone (heartburn). Learn about indigestion symptoms and treatments.

    1. Introduction
    2. Symptoms
    3. Causes
    4. Diagnosis
    5. Treatment
    6. Complications

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  9. Guide

    National Contact Point for Scotland

    Information on the European cross-border healthcare directive including the approval process, appeals, complaints, privacy and claiming back costs.

    1. The approval process
    2. Quality and safety
    3. Treatments and pricing
    4. Appeals, complaints and claiming back costs
    5. Contacts in and outside of Scotland

    20/03/2018 | Organisation

  10. Article

    Life after cancer

    Advice for your road to recovery after cancer treatment ends and how to start getting back to normal.

    20/03/2018 | Organisation