NHS Direct Online

NHS Direct Online

The NHS patient-oriented gateway to health advice and information on the internet. It includes user-friendly guides for checking and treating common symptoms, the option to send a health enquiry, and links to various sources of help and advice.
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Use the NHS Direct online pharmacy search to find one close to you.
People who need medical advice for less serious conditions are advised to use the NHS Direct online symptom checker at www.
If you need medical advice and it's not a 999 emergency, then you can also use the NHS Direct online symptom checker nhsdirect.
Alanna Delahaye, 22, used the NHS Direct online symptom checker at 10.
Operators will also be encouraging callers to visit the new NHS Direct online.
As well as carrying its own information, NHS Direct Online also acts as a gateway to quality-controlled information on health elsewhere on the web.
NHS Direct Online released details yesterday of the topics which attracted most interest in the last six months.
The NHS Direct Online web site in the UK now features health information from the British Medical Journal for the most common health conditions.
It is supplemented by NHS Direct Online and a free book The NHS Direct Healthcare Guide.
The computer system NHS Direct Online will back up NHS Direct, a phone service for those with health worries.
NHS Direct can also offer advice on self-help: call 0845 46 47 or visit NHS Direct online at www.
The kiosks will enable people who are not connected to the Internet to use the NHS Direct online website.