Other health concerns

Key messages for primary care practitioners

Patient information (English only)

Patient information (English and other languages)

Other useful resources

Please see the Spirituality, religion and health beliefs page for religion specific health resources.

Patient information (English only)

Preventing kidney disease in African, Caribbean and Asian communities [external link] - King's College Hospital and Department of Health leaflet

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Patient information (English and other languages)

Living with diabetes: your future and well being [external link] - (Department of Health information leaflet) Available in English, Bengali, Chinese, Gujarati, Punjabi, Urdu

Diabetes UK [external link] - diabetes information available in English, Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Farsi, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Serbian, Somali, Tamil, Turkish, Urdu, Welsh

Chemotherapy and radiotherapy information booklets [external link] in Punjabi, Chinese (simplified and traditional) and Urdu available from The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Bowel cancer screening: the facts [external link] - (NHS information leaflet) Available in English, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Kurdish, Polish, Portugese, Punjabi, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Ukranian and Vietnamese

Bowel cancer screening - the colonoscopy investigation [external link] - (Department of Health information leaflet) Available in English, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, French, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Polish, Portugese, Punjabi, Somali, Sorani, Spanish, Ukranian, Urdu and Vietnamese

Mouth cancer leaflets (Cancer Research UK) in English, Urdu and Bengali [external links]

Carbon monoxide: are you at risk? [external link] - (Department of Health information leaflet) Available in English, Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Czech, Gujarati, Hindi, Polish, Punjabi, Turkish and Urdu

Get well soon without antibiotics [external link] - (Department of Health information leaflet) Available in English, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese (Simplified), Hindi, Polish, Portugese, Punjabi, Slovak, and Somali

Stroke patient information leaflets [external link] in a range of languages available from The Stroke Association 

Chinese National Healthy Living Centre [external link] - patient information on a range of topics as well as services such as counselling

English antenatal and newborn screening programmes [external link] - in a range of languages available from the UK National Screening Committee

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Other useful resources

Macmillan Cancer Support Line [external link] has an interpretation service available in over 200 languages

BME Cancer Voice: cancer does not discriminate [external link] is a campaign run by the National Cancer Action Team

WHO data on chronic diseases and risk factors [external link]

British Nutrition Foundation [external link] for information on vitamins and minerals and their roles 

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