Health Reference in the Best of the Web UK Directory

Health Reference

Ask Your Pharmacist

Raises public awareness of the wide range of health services available from their local pharmacist, and provides a pharmacy search facility.


A browsable and searchable database of evidence-based answers to real-life clinical questions; developed by the Emergency Department of Manchester Royal Infirmary.

BMJ BestTreatments

Provides research evidence about the treatments for many medical conditions.


Health information for the general public.


Child and baby health advice and remedies for pain and fever associated with teething, coughs, headaches, immunisations and other ailments and illnesses.

Easy Health

Contains a wide variety of health related leaflets in very easy to read English, as well as video clips and guides to self examination designed to make health issue easy to access.

Embarrassing Problems

A-Z directory of embarrassing ailments with facts, guidance, diagrams and remedies.


Comprehensive range of concise clinical guideline summaries for those involved in primary care.

The Health Experts

Health resource website provides reviews on health care services in the UK and treatment information and how to recover. Offers articles from health experts.

Health Talk Online

Award winning site features a library of video interviews with ordinary people about their experiences of a wide range of health issues, including pregnancy, disability, many conditions and diseases and terminal illness.


A resource designed for non-medical people to access medical and health related information. Includes an alphabetical list of diseases.

Hip Replacement

Hip replacement information and facts including the advantages and disadvantages.

Offers medical and health related information including operations and tests, health service guides and self assessment details.

Offers headline news and links to subject-specific information sites for health, finance, shopping, and lifestyle.

Patient Opinion

A place to read and share patient stories of good and bad treatments.

Patient Protect

An organisation aiming to prevent neglect and incompetence in the NHS and to prevent the secrecy following mistakes and problems.

Patient UK

Offers health, medicine and disease leaflets and information plus a directory of health related issues. patientuk

Patient Voices

Provides an extensive resource of freely accessible digital stories about health and social care; describes the project, and its rationale - to give a voice to patients as a resource for professional training and decision-making.

Student Health

Offers general health, diet and exercise advice plus support group contacts. Includes problem pages.

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