Health A-Z - Conditions and treatments

Browse health conditions and treatments by A-Z

Quick answers

Get answers to hundreds of the most common health questions. Select a topic:




Women's health

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Map of Medicine

Visit the Map of Medicine guides to see the ideal, evidence-based patient journey for common conditions.

Go to the Map of Medicine


NHS Choices Talk is a community where people can discuss their medical condition, get online advice and help support others.

Go to NHS Choices blogs


Use our medicines hub to check what you are taking. Includes information on side effects, interactions and dosages of your drugs.

Go to Medicine Guides

Advice for carers

Information, advice and support for carers, including money and legal matters, real stories, and a section for young carers.

Go to Carers Direct


In England alone, there are currently 570,000 people living with dementia. Find out more:


Alzheimer's disease

Heart disease

Coronary heart disease is the UK's biggest killer, with one in every four men and one in every six women dying from the disease.

Lower your risk


Early diagnosis saves lives. Know the symptoms of the three biggest killers:

Lung cancer

Bowel cancer

Breast cancer

Mental health

One in four people in the UK has a mental health problem at some point. Read up on:



Eating disorders