Conditions & illnesses

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Our Condition-specific factsheets aim to provide:

- An overview of the condition
- Causes
- Symptoms
- Diagnosis and Treatment
- Useful Organisations 

See the links to the left to find out more.


Your Age Scotland

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Silver Line Scotland:
0800 4 70 80 90

Useful links

  • The Health A-Z section of this website contains information of the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of many types of illnesses.  It also includes video interviews with specialists and patients.  NHS inform is a new national health information service providing a single source of quality assured health information for the public in Scotland.

  • SHOW (Scotland's Health on the Web) provides information on more than 100 topics covering all aspects of healthy living and advice on coping with long-term health conditions as well as the NHS and health services.

 

 
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