Health information

Health A-Z

Your complete guide to conditions, symptoms and treatments, including what to do and when to get help.

Medicines A-Z

Find out how your medicine works, how and when to take it, possible side effects and answers to your common questions.


Latest coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance from NHS Scotland and the Scottish Government, including what to do if you have symptoms and treatments available to some groups.


The NHS app lets you book appointments, order repeat prescriptions and access a range of other healthcare services.

NHS 111

NHS 111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally.

Find your NHS number

Use this service to get your NHS number.

Your NHS number is a 10 digit number, like 485 777 3456.

You do not need to know your NHS number to use NHS services, but it can be useful to have it.


Information about the screening tests offered to pregnant people.

Mental health and wellbeing

Find information and support for your mental health.

Care, support and rights

Accessing health and care in Scotland. Includes how to register with a GP practice and your rights when using services.