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Health A to Z

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

Medicines A to Z

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

Help the NHS respond to coronavirus

Use the quick NHS coronavirus status checker to tell us about your current experience of the virus.

This will help the NHS plan its response to coronavirus by showing where the virus is spreading and how it affects people.

Book GP appointments and order prescriptions online

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.

NHS services

Find the service you need and book appointments online.

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

Go to 111.nhs.uk or call 111.

European Health Insurance Card (EHIC)

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


The NHS App lets you book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and access a range of other healthcare services.

Health apps

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

Recently added apps