Our Library has a range of useful leaflets and links to websites providing you with information about a number of healthcare topics. Simply click on the green title to download the leaflet or website you would like to read. To exit the chosen website and return to this page use the back button on your toolbar.
A site to help with anxiety and low mood.
Patient.co.uk A useful website with information on diseases and a list of self help groups.
Medicinechest.co.uk. Another useful website with information on self-treatment and an A-Z of common medical conditions.
Dealing with pain. A website with information and a toolkit to help those suffering from persistent pain.
Fit for Travel. A website for travellers with lots of useful information.
NaTHNaC. National Travel Health Network and Centre. Provides information on all apects of travel health.
Healthy Eating – information leaflet
Heart Disease – Are You At Risk? Patient Lifestyle Advice – information leaflet
Low Fat Diet – information leaflet
Care Quality Commission. The CQC is the health watchdog in England. It is their job to check that health services are meeting standards in a range of areas, including safety, cleanliness and waiting times.
NHS UK. The NHS website. Information on all aspects of NHS services and new initiatives.
NHS Care Records. A website providing information on how your medical records are used.
Frequently asked questions for patients
Heart Disease – Are You At Risk? Patient Lifestyle Advice
Implications of opting out of the national Summary Care Record scheme.
Opt Out Form
form to opt out of SCR
Patient Survey Results for Publication