Health Information

Please note that Pitsmoor Surgery is not responsible for the content of any of these sites nor do we endorse them.

Why not take a look at the NHS Choices Website which provides a vast range of information on illnesses: www.nhs.uk

Arthritis

Arthritis Care:
www.arthritiscare.org.uk

Arthritis Research Campaign - Bone and Joint problems:
www.arthritisresearchuk.org

National Osteoporosis Society - Information and advice on Osteoporosis:
www.nos.org.uk

National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society:
www.nras.org.uk

Cancer

Cancer Research UK:
www.cancerresearchuk.org

Macmillan - Charity and Support for cancer patients:
www.macmillan.org.uk

Marie Curie Cancer Care - Charity work for cancer patients:
www.mariecurie.org.uk

Weston Park Cancer Support Centre:
www.cancersupportcentre.co.uk

Diabetes

Diabetes UK:
www.diabetes.org.uk

Diabetes Research and Wellness Foundation:
www.drwf.org.uk

Domestic Abuse

Drugs and Alcohol Co-Ordination Team - Free domestic abuse helpline:
www.sheffielddact.org.uk
0808 808 2241

Drugs and Alcohol

Alcoholics Anonymous, AA - Information on Alcohol Problems:
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Know the Score - Information on Drugs:
www.knowthescore.info

Talk to Frank - For free confidential drugs information and advice:
www.talktofrank.com

Elderly People

Age UK:
www.ageuk.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Society UK:
www.alzheimers.org.uk

Prostate Help:
www.prostatehelp.me.uk

Parkinson's Disease Society:
www.parkinsons.org.uk

Good for your Brain:
www.goodforyourbrain.org

Eye Problems

Glaucoma:
www.glaucoma-association.com

RNIB - Common Eye Conditions:
www.rnib.org.uk

Health Information

Patient UK:
www.patient.co.uk

Laboratory Tests:
www.labtestsonline.org.uk

Net Doctor:
www.netdoctor.co.uk

Healthy Living

Eat Well - Healthy eating advice:
www.nhs.uk/Livewell/goodfood/Pages/the-eatwell-guide.aspx

South Yorkshire Eating Disorder Association:
www.syeda.org.uk

Heart Disease

British Heart Foundation:
www.bhf.org.uk

Mental Health

Sheffield Mental Health Guide:
www.sheffieldmentalhealth.org.uk

Cruze Breavement care:
www.cruse.org.uk

Stroke

Stroke Association:
www.stroke.org.uk

Sexual Health

Family Planning Association - Sexual health advice:
www.fpa.org.uk

British Pregnancy Advisory Service:
www.bpas.org

Sexual Dysfunction:
www.sda.uk.net

Stop Smoking

Action on smoking - ASH:
www.ash.org.uk

Travel Health

Fit for Travel:
www.fitfortravel.scot.nhs.uk