Extreme weather

Be prepared for a heatwave

Advice on how to keep cool, comfortable and safe when heat poses a health risk.

The health risks of flooding

Drowning, gastrointestinal disease and carbon monoxide poisoning are key risks from flooding.

Flood: cleaning up and food hygiene

How to stay healthy after a flood, including cleaning your home and dealing with food and water.

Smog and your health

Find out who is at risk from smog, and how to protect yourself if there's a smog alert.

Very cold weather

How to keep warm and look after vulnerable people if the weather turns extremely cold.

Services near you

Find addresses, phone numbers and websites for services near you

Winter health

Tips and advice on how to stay healthy and well through the cold, dark days of winter

Summer health

Be healthy and safe this summer, throughout heatwaves, barbecues, hay fever, stings and in the swimming pool