Your health, your choices
Don't miss out ...
Exercise your right to choice in the NHS
Learn about patient choice now
Check symptoms online if you are worried about:
Or select from the full suite of symptom checkers
Visit the Map of Medicine guides to see the ideal, evidence-based patient journey for common conditions.
Go to the Map of Medicine
It's vital to know what medicines you are taking. Find out about side effects, interactions, dosages and more.
Go to Medicine Guides
Get answers to hundreds of common health questions. Select a topic:
You can now search clinical trials worldwide for almost every condition in A-Z. Also, read everything you need to know about clinical trials and medical research
We've joined up with HealthUnlocked to bring you a wide range of online communities.
Go to HealthUnlocked communities
If you are concerned about French-made PIP breast implants, visit this special section to read all the latest NHS information about the issue
PIP implant information
One in four people in the UK has a mental health problem at some point. Read up on:
Get personal health advice from doctors, nurses and other specialists. Clinics open now:
Over 50 health
Early diagnosis saves lives. Know the symptoms of the three biggest killers:
Carers Direct 0300 123 1053
ChildLine 0800 1111
Samaritans 08457 909 090
Sign up for Your Health, the monthly e-newsletter packed with the latest news and topical tips from NHS Choices
Get Your Health newsletters Sign up
NHS Choices offers a range of e-newsletters on various topics. Sign up now to get information, tips and advice straight to your inbox
With an account you can keep track of pages on the site and save them to this tab, which you can access on every page when you are logged in.
Already have an account? Log in
Keep track of important pages
Easily find again pages you have been reading
Have pages recommended to you