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Caithness Health & Welfare Groups

Winter Health Advice

 Links & Information

Your Eye Guide

Committed to providing the latest information about Asbestos Cancer.

NHS Choices
A portal site for all UK health needs

Scottish Health On The Web
A portal site for NHS Scotland

NHS 24
For emergencies 24 hours a day in the UK telephone
111 where you can get advice on medical problems.
The web site offers answers to hundreds of questions

Health Scotland Web Site Aimed At Health Improvement Practitioners
A recently launched web site Health Scotland aims to support all health improvement practitioners and partner organisations working to improve Scotland's health and reduce health inequalities.  Although aimed at practitioners the site is fully open with no need to register or log in to see what is available (We say Hurrah to that).  there is growing amount of health improvement information, surveys and programmes with links in each section to other relevant material and web sites.

Contact a Family
Helping Families to contact people whose children suffer from rare conditions.  Full listing Directory held by Caithness Voluntary Group, Tel 01955 603453  

Specialist Info
Who and Where medical people are in the UK and what they specialise in.

Medical News

Family Planning Association

Hundreds Of Health Related Leaflets Online

Drugs.com for all you want to find out about medicines etc

Organising Medical Networked Information US National Library of Medicine

Medical Information for Patients

Alcohol Concern

ISDD All the latest facts and figures on drug taking in the UK

Crew 2000 - Help for Drug Takers
Fast Forward Drugs info for young people and training for adults.
See also caithness.org Main Drugs Page

Epidemiology - Public health, Biosciences, Medicine.

Sexual Health

Health on Britannica.com

Addiction Today
Access to many organisations in addiction treatment
Alzheimers Society
The Samaritans Individual support but now much more such as coping with exam stress
British Diabetic Association
Chest Heart & Stroke - Scotland
Dyslexics Web Site  -
Written by and for dyslexics
Insulin Dependent Diabetes Trust
Eating Disorder Centre

Statistical Links For Health  - England & Wales

General Practitioner Recruitment & Retention Survey - England & Wales 2001

Highland Health Sciences Library - Access To Medical Staff Only

Sign Guidelines -Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network
Has the full text of 50 clinical guidelines recently researched for best practice.

Diabetes National Service Framework

The Role of GP's In Sickness Certification

Net Doctor - An independent UK Medical Site

Free Medical Journals

Healthcare Funding Review

Clinical Resource And Audit Group (CRAG)
CRAG - the Clinical Resource and Audit Group - is the lead body within the Scottish Executive Health Department promoting clinical effectiveness in Scotland. The main committee of CRAG together with its subcommittees provides advice to the Health Department, acts as a national forum to support and facilitate the implementation of the clinical effectiveness agenda and funds a number of clinical effectiveness programmes and projects. Links To over 300 Web sites with emphasis on Scottish Health

Designed to Involve
Looking at how the public can be more involved in how health care is delivered, planned and evaluated. Details of events around Scotlland.

NHS National Plan

Mental Health    AIDS/HIV   Drugs

New on Health Check
The New Health Professions Council
Government Consultation - ends 1 November 2000 

Breast Health Network - Information and links - very comprehensive

Open Directory Project
This site is gathering in all the health references and directories.
Big and getting bigger.

Where to give blood in Scotland -

Health News -
Aimed at professionals

Embarrassing Problems 
tackling over 70 conditions from acne to wind.

For Caithness Health Support Groups go to Health & Welfare
The future of the NHS - Special Report - 7 July 2000
Medical Search
Latest Site from The National Health Service  NHS Direct   
24 hour Online support - 7 December 

The BSE Inquiry

NHS Winter Web Site

Borders General Hospital NHS Trust

Cancer Awareness in Scotland

Chief Scientist Office

Clinical Resource and Audit Group (CRAG)

Clinical Standards Board for Scotland

Community and District Nursing Association(CDNA)

Drug Misuse in Scotland

Fife Health Board

Forth Valley Health Board


Grampian Primary Care NHS Trust

Health Education Board for Scotland (HEBS)

Highland Health Board

Law Hospital NHS Trust


Lothian Health

Medical Research Council

Mind, Body & Soul

Monklands and Bellshill NHS Trust

National Board for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting for Scotland

Orkney Health Board

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh NHS Trust

Scotland's Health on the Web (SHOW)

Scotlandís Health at Work

Scottish Ambulance Service

Scottish Development Centre for Mental Health

Scottish Health Advisory Service


Wired for Health

Patient UK for non medical people
Health Scout
Should I call my GP?
BBC Health Site
Net Doctor
Cyber Hospital Aimed at Doctors
Health on the Net
The Surgery Door
Dr Koop
Health Media
The National Electronic Library for Health
Medline Biggest Medical Database in the World
Medweb Birmingham University  Cancer Information.
Public Health Laboratory Site Official statistics on diseases etc.
US Government  Healthfinder

Visual Disabilities - Professional Support Site
Department of Health
Healthier Nation Campaign
Health on the Net Foundation
Code of Conduct for Health Sites
First Aid
St John Ambulance the authority on First Aid
Public Health genetics
A site to check what you are being told.  Not for the faint hearted.

British Medical Journal
Waiting Times
NHS Confederation Net
General Medical Council
East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust
National Beds Inquiry

See Also

Alternative Therapies
Community Care Links 
Complementary Medicine

Disability Information
Family Planning

General Practitioners
Health Education & Tutorials
Herbal Remedies
Men's Health
Menstrual Cycle Calculator - FREE
Mental Health

Oral Health
Sexual Health
Health Shopping

Women's Health

Food Related
Recipes & Food

Milk Or Not Milk


Epilepsy At BEA Connect
Scottish Huntington's Association
Leukemia Care Society
ME Association
Meningitis Research Foundation 24 hour Helpline 01454 413344
Parkinson's Disease Association
Multiple Sclerosis Society
MS Web Pals  Online support for people with MS
National Asthma Campaign
Scope -Cerbral Palsy support
Seasonal Affective Disorder
Cerebral Palsy Action
Information - Support - Contacts
Scottish Motor Neurone Disease Association
The E-Coli Index
Minniepauz -A Lighter look at menopause.
 Community Toolbox Community Health

Search Health Help   
Medical World Search
  search the health sites.
Combined Health Information Database
Guide to Medical Information/Support on Internet
This is a huge resource - Doctors Online, Medical Chats, Medical Links, Research Tips, FAQ's,
Announcements, Emailed updates, etc.....
Yahoo Health
Medweb - huge numbers of links

Virtual Checkup Personal health Test for women 
Mednets News and databases for professionals.
Drug Info  For details on all drugs and medicines.
Medicine - Virtual Library
World Health Organisation - Statistical Information 

Quit Smoking
Lifesaver to help stop smoking. 1000 people are giving up every day.
No Smoking Day - Open all year round.
Action on Smoking & Health
Respect for teenagers on smoking
If you can't stop smoking then see what might be in store
for you at www.lungcancer.org for patient information etc.
General Information
Net Doctor
One of the best sites - information , support groups and more
Patient Information Helps non-medical people to research health issues.
index of illnesses & Links
PPP Healthcare
A - Z
Medicine Plus
  aimed at Joe Public
Health Gazette
Reference for illnesses & conditions.
USA - Health Information Site
Healthfinder - USA
Health in Focus

The Health Network
From News Corporation
Health Gate News & Information
Health A to Z

A to Z on MedicineNet.com

All Health
On Health
Health Answers
Health Centre Library of information, treatment, support etc
InteliHealth Huge resources from John Hopkins
Medic 8 Portal site - all sites listed checked by doctors.
Medicine Net.com
Medicine Plus an A to Z of diseases, conditions, magazines and more..
Gay Men's health
Strathclyde Lesbian & Gay Switchboard
Health Authorities in Scotland
Argyll & Clyde 
Ayrshire & Arran
Dumfries & Galloway


Greater Glasgow Health Authority
Forth Valley

Greater Glasgow






Western Isles

Fitness Find
ZY World
Ski Safety
Sinus Care

Spinal Disorders