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NHS Health Information Service

NHS Health Information Your NHS Health Information Service is part of a national network of services providing information about health and the NHS.

The Service is free to all, completely confidential and available every weekday from 9am to 7pm. The range of health information includes:

How to lead a healthy life
24 hour taped health information
Self-help and support groups
Medical conditions and treatments
How and where to get treatment
Hospital waiting times
Medical procedures
Your rights as a patient

NB: For diagnosis and personal medical advice, you should always consult your medical practitioner.