Live Well

Healthy living for everyone


Find out how physical activity can add years to your life and life to your years.

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Keep skin healthy in all weathers. Plus common skin conditions and treatments, including acne.


One in five families has someone living with asthma. Get tips on managing the condition without giving up on life's pleasures.


Advice on allergies such as eczema and food allergy, and what treatments are available on the NHS.

Back pain

Protect your back with tips on pain relief exercises, advice on sitting correctly and using a laptop safely.

Good sex

Achieve a healthy, fulfilling sex life. Learn about sexual arousal and get tips on how to keep the passion alive.

Home hygiene

Keeping your home clean can help to protect you from nasty diseases. Find out how to keep germs away.


Your Health newsletter

Keep on top of your health with the NHS Choices newsletter, packed with tips on how to stay healthy for you and your family.

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South Asian health

Health issues relevant to people from India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

Emotional health

Get tips on how to build your emotional resilience, cope with loss, and overcome jealousy.


Articles and videos all about puberty, including tips to help parents prepare their children, and common Q&As


Whether you're cooking for a family or eating on the run, our tips and recipes can help you get your 5 A DAY.


All you need to know about pregnancy, giving birth and looking after a newborn baby.


Calculate your units, read about the health risks of drinking too much and find out where you can go to get help.

Go smokefree

Help with quitting, including what your GP can do, local services and nicotine replacement therapies.