General Medical Information Websites
Sexual Health - No matter what your age, if you are sexually active you need to look after your sexual health.
NHS Direct - Includes patient information on common conditions.
British Medical Journal - For the latest medical news and original papers.
Patient UK - Website designed for UK patients. Offers links to UK sites.
NetDoctor - Website for reliable information for UK patients.
Mens Health Forum - Source of information and research on all aspects of men's health.
Male Health - Health information for men.
Family Planning Association - Supports the public and professionals with sexual health information and resources.
Students Health - Student health advice website
Women's health - Health information for women.
Kids Health - Health information for children
See Saw - Childhood Bereavement
No Limits - Young peoples counselling and advice service
Self Help groups - Comprehensive list of UK based self help groups.
Virtual X-ray and Oncology Department visit - The worlds first virtual radiology and oncology departments aiming to demystify the procedures and equipment that patients would encounter during a visit to an oncology or radiology department.
BBC Health - BBC focus on health issues
Department of Health - Links to current advice on Bird Flu
https://www.facebook.com/groups/2625695837712362/?ref=share - Abingdon Coronavirus Community Response Facebook page
NHS volunteers - www.goodsamapp.org/nhs
Mental health advice helpline
A 24/7 mental health helpline for the public, provided by Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, is launching on Friday 10 April 2020 to ease pressure on the 111 service in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
Adult helpline: 01865 904997
Children and young people: 01865 904998
Covid-19 Videos Available to Help Frail & Elderly Patients and Families Plan
· Video 5 – Planning ahead to get the care I want https://youtu.be/37VCBXC93I8
Smoking Cessation -Stop smoking support and advice is available from pharmacies and a mobile unit that visits Abingdon Market Place weekly. For more information on the service, locations and time to seek support please visit https://www.smokefreelifeoxfordshire.co.uk/
It is with regret that due to staff changes, we are no longer able to provide consultations for smoking cessation advice and support however, we are committed to continue providing support for our patients who have started a programme of quitting with us. Please arrange your appointment with reception.