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Health and Medical Links
- Access to World Health
Lists of World Health Organization publications.
- ACT & Children's Hospices
Information on children's hospices and illnesses.
- Action on Smoking
Gives a daily summary of what is in the newspapers.
Offers material for everyone - useful downloads of research documents.
- BBC Health
Includes links to soaps and documentaries with a health angle, travel health, features on men's and women's health, Illness and Conditions Database &c.
- British Medical Journal
Although aimed at the professional the online version has a lot to offer the layperson.
- British Red Cross
A substantial site with lots of information and things to do.
- Electronic Medicine Compendium
The electronic Medicines Compendium (eMC) provides electronic Summaries of Product Characteristics (SPCs) and Patient Information Leaflets (PILs).
It provides information on thousands of licensed medicines available in the UK.
- Forth Valley Doctors, Dentists, Opticians and Pharmacies
- Heal the Whole Of Me
A resource for carers and those cared for. Working in partnership with NHS Forth Valley’s Moodjuice website, the University of Stirling and local library services to bring you a range of self-help resources chosen by NHS Forth Valley’s Psychology and Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.
Diet advice and information on health food choices, a healthier diet and healthier lifestyle.
- Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) exists to find the cure for type 1 diabetes and its complications, and is the world's leading charitable funder of type 1 diabetes research
- LGBT Centre for Health and Wellbeing
The LGBT Centre for Health and Wellbeing is a unique initiative to promote the health of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people living in, working in and travelling to Edinburgh.
- Miscarriage Association
Supports women and their families in all aspects of pregnancy loss.
- NHS Direct
Linked to a 24-hour telephone helpline operated by nurses.
- SHOW - Scotland's health on the web
Online health information by NHS Scotland. Structured into 4 categories: For NHS Staff - Organisations - Publications - For the Public
A cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals and related areas.
- UK National Statistics
Figures on a wide range
of social & economic topics including health and social care..
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