Self Care

It is often possible to treat minor ailments and illnesses without the need to see your GP or Practice Nurse.

The NHS.uk website contains lots of information about what symptoms to look for and how to treat yourself.


You should of course always seek medical advice if your symptoms do not improve as expected.


Some examples are given below and you can search NHS.uk if your problem is not listed.


Help and advice is also available from your local Pharmacist.


Common Cold


Flu (Influenza)


Head Lice


Thrush


Gastroenteritis (sickness & diarrhoea)