We are keen to help patients improve on self help and hope that the following information will offer some insight into that.
Take a look and see if you can improve your own understanding of your health and well-being! Please encourage others to look here too.
Here is a list of ailments that can be safely self managed. You will see that you can take a look via the hyperlink at the other websites which can offer you further information about managing your condition.
Common ailments that can be self managed :
|CoughNHS Information Leaflet
|CroupNHS Information leaflet
|Dysmenorrhoea (painful periods)NHS
|Heartburn & IndigestionNHS
|InfluenzaNHS Information Leaflet
|Persistent Bacterial BronchitisNHS Information leaflet (paediatric)
|PneumoniaNHS Information leaflet
|Sore throatNHS Information Leaflet
|Sprains and strainsNHS
|Warts and VerrucasNHS
www.Asthma.com – this gives the link to the Asthma Control test. If more than 12 years of age use the adult one if less than 12 years its the childhood asthma control test
www.rightbreathe.com – This is good for inhaler information and demonstrations of how to use
www.asthma.org.uk – Brilliant for creating own care plans and all information on Asthma