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Need help now? Take an NHS Direct initial assessment, check your symptoms, and more

Health A-Z

All you need to know about over 800 conditions and treatments

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Hundreds of articles on dozens of topics, full of tips and information on keeping yourself and your family healthy

Carers Direct

Information, advice and support for anyone looking after someone else, from financial benefits to local help

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Guide to vaccinations

Whatever your age or stage of life, our vaccinations guide gives you the up-to-date information that you need to take advantage of the vaccinations recommended for you and your family

Multiple sclerosis

Video: Multiple sclerosis is one of the most common neurological conditions among young adults. An MS specialist explains how to recognise early symptoms

Weight loss blogs

Our bloggers talk about their ups and downs as they try to lose weight the healthy way

The NHS in England

Comprehensive information on the health service in England, from its history and how it is organised to your rights and what you can get from it

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Keep on top of your health with the NHS Choices newsletter, packed with tips on how to stay healthy for you and your family


Your medicines

Get up-to-date, reliable and clear information in our Medicine Guides

Vaccination wall planner

Keep up-to-date with your child’s vaccinations using our interactive wall planner