Before booking an appointment you might like to consider checking your symptoms against the NHS Symptom Checker to see whether you can safely manage your symptoms yourself, or if you need medical assessment.
Eye Problems like Conjunctivitis and sticky eyes
All other NHS Choices Symptom Checkers
Local Physio Advice Leaflets
These are advice sheets produced locally for common problems
Useful Self Care Leaflets
What are the Fact Sheets for?
The Self Care Forum Fact Sheets for common ailments aim to help clinicians and patients discuss issues around self care within the practice consultation and especially how to handle the symptoms in the future. They provide patients with information around:
- Useful facts
- What patients can expect to happen (the natural history)
- What people can do to help themselves – now and in the future
- When to seek medical help (the ‘red flags’)
- Where to find out more
Download the fact sheets below