A selection of health related web links you may find useful are listed below.
Please note that whilst some of these sites are NHS endorsed, they are created and maintained by third parties. Coulby Medical Practice has no control over their content. Although some have been vetted and considered helpful, we cannot be held responsible for any information held within them.
The Silverline Helpline Click here or call 0800 470 8090. This is a free confidential helpline, open 24 hours a day, seven days a week for people aged 55 and over in the UK. It offers information, friendship and advice, can link callers to local groups and services and protects and supports older people who are suffering abuse and neglect.
Prodigy NHS Information leaflets Click on this link to access detailed information on almost every ailment! Search by name, or by clicking on the A-Z icon for a list.
Patient UK a-z of common problems
Infectious Diseases and Immunisations “The Green Book” is produced by the Department of Health. It has advice on infectious diseases and immunisation policies.
Chilhood Immunisation schedule Check details of the programme and make sure your child is up-to-date, and other useful information
Stop Smoking Advice click here for information and advice on stopping smoking.
British Heart Foundation Lots of useful advice and tips covering a variety of heart conditions, medication and cholesterol advice
MS Therapy Centre Middlesbrough Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre
We also have a variety of less detailed self-help guides written by members of our own primary health care team or the local PCT. Our Library has a range of useful leaflets providing you with information about a number of healthcare topics. Simply click on the links to download the leaflet you would like to read. (These are also available at reception).