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Healthcare and information resources

Health information

Behind the Headlines - Your guide to the science that makes the news

Health A-Z :  hundreds of conditions and treatments explained

Lab Tests Online UK 

Written by practising laboratory doctors and scientists to help you understand the many clinical laboratory tests that are used in diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of disease.

Patient – Health information, medicines, clinical trials, discussion forums, symptom checker

Health communities

HealthUnlocked communities 

Ask questions, get answers, advice and support from hundreds of condition and wellness communities, from organisations you know and trust.



Reliable information about health issues, by sharing people's real-life experiences.        


One You

To help you get back to a healthier you, supporting you to make simple changes towards a longer and happier life; provides tools, support and encouragement every step of the way, to help improve your health right away.


Health services

The NHS in England

Everything you need to know about the health service and what you can get from it


NHS Choices:  health service finder

Find NHS services local to you


NHS Choices : your guide to care and support

Healthy London Partnership


London Councils – health and adult services


Public Health England

Department of Health


Lifestyle – fitness and nutrition


NHS Fitness Studio


Strength and flexibility podcasts

A five week exercise plan for beginners

Change4Life local activity finder

If you're looking for something to do, details of hundreds of places where you can have fun and get active. There's something for all the family.


NHS Health Check – health and fitness trackers


Change4Life recipes

Simple, tasty and healthy tips for hassle-free meals; quick and easy recipes.


Toolkits and resources


London asthma toolkit

Resources and information for parents and carers of children and young people with asthma in London.



A free educational resource on children and young people's mental health for all adults.



Free and confidential STI testing that you can access 24 hours a day, testing for chlamydia, gonorrhoea, syphilis and HIV.

Talk to FRANK

  • Friendly, confidential drugs advice - know what's what: all the information and slang
  • Support via phone, live chat and text message


My Health London: Self care

How to keep fit and healthy, how to deal with medicines appropriately, manage self-treatable conditions and when to seek appropriate clinical help.


My Health London: Health and well-being

Learn about your health and well-being and the NHS services in London that can help you.

Therapy Directory

Therapy Directory was set up by a team who have experienced various issues that different types of therapy can help with. Through their own experiences, they have learnt how important having relevant information is and how the right support can help transform lives. 

Their website has connected 2.6 million people with professional therapists and information about different types of therapy since starting in 2010.

NHS Choice Framework

Sets out patients' rights to choice in healthcare, and where to find information to help choose. 


The Money Advice Service

Free and impartial money advice, set up by government


  • Advice and guides to help improve your finances
  • Tools and calculators to help keep track and plan ahead
  • Support over the phone and online




Apps and calculators


NHS Smokefree app


Alcohol unit calculators:


One You

Easy Meals app 


Be Food Smart app

Easy meals and scan barcodes using the app to find out how much sugar, saturated fat and salt is in food and drink.


NHS Choices Calorie Checker 



Health app designed for young people by young Londoners


  • Access to an NHS GP for free 24/7 on your mobile phone
  • Delivery regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in England


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