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If you are concerned about health issues, or just want more info, one of these sites will cater for your enquiry. If the normal remedies are not the way you want to go, however, it may be worth looking at alternatives, or seeing if the drug page has anything for you. If you are getting over an illness or addiction, then perhaps the therapy site will be more appropriate. To promote health and well-being, it might be worth looking at our condom page.
Sections: Health farmsHealth infoDietDrug informationAddictionGoods/services for saleUS health sitesComing soon
Health farms
 
 

3 stars Roundelwood Health Spa - Full details of the facilities on offer. Gives examples of the treatments available on a break at this Perthshire retreat.

3 stars Henlow Grange - Info and prices on pampering. Lays out the plan of your stay, with lots of pictures of treatment in action.

 
 
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Health info
 
 

5 stars Cancerhelp UK - From Uni of Birmingham Medicine site Every possible piece of info about cancer; how it forms, treatments for different types, cancer in each age group. Extremely informative. Site Guide

5 stars aidsmap.com - Information about Aids Massive database of information about the illness. Detailed sections on treatments, services available, online bookshop, latest developments. Site Guide

4 stars Netdoctor.co.uk - Articles on all aspects of health. Lots of articles covering all aspects of health and well being. Every possible health subject covered, and some home tests that tell you if you are at risk from specific problems. Site Guide

4 stars Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents - Info about society Dedicated to preventing accidents at home, work, on the road. Loads of tips and advice. Factsheets are useful, & includes legislation on safety Site Guide

4 stars British Medical Journal - Online publication. Check out the latest issue, or search the 5 year archive for articles and essays. Site Guide

4 stars Everyman - Information about testicular cancer. Site run by Institute of Cancer Research to raise awareness of male cancer. Details of cancers, along with press releases & male health quiz. Site Guide

4 stars Dyslexia Institute - Information about dyslexia. Includes tips on how to diagnose your children. Advice for teachers on helping dyslexic children. Articles relating to dyslexia, contact details of associations. Site Guide

4 stars Patient Information Publications - Health Information Links Gives non-medical public links to information services all over UK. Includes health news and glossary of terms. Link to Scoot info service. Site Guide

4 stars NHS Direct - Gateway to health info. Info on every aspect of health, with contact details of support groups and guidance on NHS services. Site Guide

4 stars National Blood Service - Info on the hows and whys of giving blood. Site that tells you what you want to know, with no fancy bits attached. Find your nearset centre. Site Guide

4 stars National Meningitis Trust - Extemely clear info. Details symptoms to look out for, what to do in an emergency, and support for those who have contact with a sufferer. Site Guide

3 stars The Natural Health Guide - Information on complementary medicine Comprehensive guide to all forms of complementary medicine. Includes description of each therapy and links to practitioners. Governing bodies listed with full details. Site Guide

3 stars BodyIsland - "Information on health, fitness and nutrition" Articles and advice in this magazine-style site on general health and well-being. Weight loss, fitness and nutrition all addressed. Site Guide

3 stars Healthy Child - Healthcare advice for children. Loads of articles about child health, from what to eat to how to deal with acne. Discussion forum, links to doctors and other sites. Site Guide

3 stars UK Breast Cancer Awareness - Information about breast cancer. Self examination explained, information and support & help groups. Book reviews on related volumes, and feedback from visitors to site. Site Guide

3 stars Health Advice for Travellers - Advice from the Department of Health. Details of outbreaks of illness in foreign countries and advice on whether travel is still advised to these places. Also general travel health tips. Site Guide

3 stars Hebsweb - Health Education Board for Scotland. For public as well as professionals. Lists publications by HEBS on variety of health areas, with journal articles, support group details. Site Guide

3 stars British Heart Foundation - Information about Heart Disease. Glossary of terms related to heart disease. Information about the work of BHF, how to become involved as individual or business. Catalogue of gifts. Site Guide

3 stars London School of Sports Massage - Online prospectus. Gives details of courses run by London School of Sports Massage. Also shows best books to buy, includes listing of therapists. Site Guide

3 stars Health Education Authority - For healthcare professionals. About the work of the HEA. Magazines, professional development, research, conferences & events all outlined. Text based, with little info actually available. Site Guide

3 stars Diabetes Insight - Facts and info. Support documents and info for the newly diagnosed, includes a knowledge quiz. Site Guide

3 stars Alzheimers Disease Society - Info and support. All the facts, and details of where to find support. Comprehensive site for finding help. Site Guide

2 stars yourNHS - History of the NHS NHS news, history and workings. Offers information on how the NHS works today, and how it has developed. Some healthy eating advice. Site Guide

 
 
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Diet
 
 

4 stars Weight Watchers - Meetings and dietary info. Packed with info on joining and benefits, but no actual diet plans, so that you join. Site Guide

2 stars Diet & Nutrition Manual - Links to recommended diet sites. Use only as a source for finding decent sites for the topic.

 
 
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Drug information
 
 

4 stars Trashed - Details of all major drugs. Gives info on composition, effects, and the laws pertaining to the drug. Top banner quiz on different drugs is enlightening and new. Site Guide

4 stars Pharmweb - Queries on drugs. Aimed at professionals, with vast database of pharmacy schools, publications, discussion and chat groups. Latest appointments, conference news, details of regulatory bodies. Site Guide

4 stars Institute for the Study of Drug Dependence - News and info on UK drug education. Also has details on facts and support. Includes online drug encyclopaedia, library and resources. Details news and info on upcoming conferences. Site Guide

4 stars Salford Community Drug Advisory Service - Lays out all the facts about drugs. Intended to inform young people so that they can make 'educated' decisions about drug use. Tells you what to do in an emergency. Site Guide

3 stars Scotland Against Drugs - Drug education. Details of Scotland's anti drug campaign. Includes info on strategy and funding. Gives the background and philosophy of the campaign. Site Guide

 
 
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Addiction
 
 

4 stars Centre For Online Addiction - How to spot the signs and sort them out. Some clear advice on noticing the symptoms, the psychology behind them and the treatments available. Site Guide

3 stars Alcoholics Anonymous - "Support, facts and stats to do with alcohol dependence." Some simple step plans to help reduce the reliance on alcohol. Support group details and news from the group. Site Guide

2 stars Don't Smoke - Involves being 'adopted'. If looking to give up, encouraged to be 'adopted by non smokers who send you messages of support. Or 'adopt' someone and talk them through the quit process. Site Guide

 
 
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Goods/services for sale
 
 

4 stars Think Natural - Remedies from natural ingredients. Thousands fo products from a natural range designed to deal with any health problem. Also has advice pages. Site Guide

4 stars Lives Less Ordinary - Post-life plans. Plan your own funeral down to the finest detail, but keep the plans secure. Full of death and funeral titbits. Site Guide

3 stars G. Baldwin & Co. - Natural remedies for sale. Buy remedies and solutions online. Great advice and help from 'shopping assistant'. Drop box menu not a good way to present lists. Site Guide

3 stars Gaia Books - "Books on mind, body and spirit." Buy books online about alternative healing and complementary medicine. Also links to related sites, with discussion forum and environment news. Site Guide

3 stars The Health Shop - Efficient despite garish looks. Don't be put off by the flashing lights, the vitamins are cheap with free delivery. Does not say which supplemnet for which ailment, however.

3 stars Women's Nutritional Advisory Service - Advice on what women should eat. Details of premium rate phone lines on topics such as 'Vitality Diet Line' and 'Overcome PMS'. Books for sale on health-related topics. Site Guide

 
 
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US health sites
 
 

4 stars onHealth - Massive amount of health info. Best feature on this site is the symptom checker that tells you what ailment you have. Site Guide

4 stars National Pediculosis Association - Site about headlice. Lice and scabies news! Cures, pictures (in detail), general advice. Kids section includes poems, quiz, animations, stories. Quite slow, but fun, unless you have them! Site Guide

4 stars Safe Within - Home Safety - Site promoting safety of all kinds. Loads of interesting facts and new advice on safety in all areas of life, from cars to pets to fire. Links to government resources on safety Site Guide

3 stars All Health - Covers all health angles. Concentrates a bit on drugs, but also has sections on most other health areas. Site Guide

 
 
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