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Health A-Z

Your complete guide to conditions, symptoms and treatments, including what to do and when to get help.

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Medicines A-Z

Find out how your medicine works, how and when to take it, possible side effects and answers to your common questions.

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NHS services

Find the service you need and book appointments online.

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If you need help now, but it’s not an emergency

Go to 111.nhs.uk or call 111.

Online GP appointments and prescriptions

All GP practices now offer online services to:

  • book or cancel appointments
  • order repeat prescriptions
  • see parts of your medical record

Every month, over 1 million appointments are booked online and over 2 million prescriptions are ordered without needing to visit a GP.

Find out how to sign up for GP online services

European Health Insurance Card (EHIC)

An EHIC can help you get free or reduced-cost healthcare while visiting many countries in Europe.

Apply for or renew your EHIC

Health apps

From exercise apps to managing diabetes, find digital tools to help you manage and improve your health.

Recently added apps

Go to the NHS apps library