To link to a local physical and mental health health resource directory for the people of Derby follow the link below and select the Infolink Families and Carers health resource directory: http://www.derbyshirehealthcareft.nhs.uk/about-us/publications/infolink/
Breast Cancer Questions & Answers www.gmccn.nhs.uk/breastcancer
Bowel Cancer www.spotcancerearly.com/bowel
For questions about cancer, call Cancer Research UK free on 0808 800 4040
Dementia. For local support from Making Space select Making Space Derbyshire
Where do I go for clinical or disease information?
Aiming to personalise healthcare and provide information that will ‘allow patients to make meaningful choices about when and where to receive their treatment.’
Information is researched from the British Medical Journal and displyed in an easy to understand format.
Designed by GPs and EMIS and is a useful source of Patient information Leaflets amongst other things.
Attempts to break the language barrier between Doctors and patients regarding disease and illnesses.
Information on Healthier Living
Are You Drinking Too Much?
Use the NHS Choices tool to find out.
BBC - Healthy Living
Simple, accurate advice from the BBC. Helps you to establish the do"s & dont"s of living healthily.
Fast, free independent information from the Men"s Health Forum.
Women’s Health Concern
Women"s Health Concern is a charitable organisation which aims to help educate and support women with their healthcare by providing unbiased, accurate information.
My simple guide to high blood pressure
An attempt by the European Society of Hypertension to ensure access to credible, reliable information about high blodd pressure.
Health living advice including a BMI Calculator,and over 100 tips for healthy living including diet, exercise,
The Meningitis Trust www.meningitis-trust.org
Raising awareness of meningitis and miningococcal disease and providing an extensive range of professional support services. Services include a 24-hour Freephone helpline staffed by nurses; home visits; counselling; art therapy; a one-to-one support service and financial support grants.
Free information service provided by Cancer Research UK about cancer and cancer care for people with cancer and their families. Information is formatted in such a way that makes understanding the website an easy process
Europe"s leading cancer information charity, with over 4,500 pages of up-to-date cancer information, practical advice and support for cancer patients, their families and carers.
largest charity in the UK devoted to the care and treatment of people with diabetes in order to improve the quality of life for people with the condition
This website has been revamped to meet the needs of the thousands of people with asthma who visit the site each day, either to find important information about asthma and how to control it
Comprehensive information for people with all forms of dementia.