Where can I go for reliable health information online?
To help you find reliable health information quickly and easily, below is a list of key online providers of health information. All organisations are either national or local leaders in their field, with up to date and accessible information you can trust.
Medical Advice and Information
Symptom checker and advice on accessing health care.
Latest information and advice.
Symptom checker and information on illnesses and condition. Used by GPs.
NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)
Evidence based guidance and journals on conditions and illnesses.
Every Mind Matters
Practical mental health advice and information for all ages. Provided by the NHS.
Information and advice on mental illness, including specific advice relating to coronavirus.
Local information on accessing mental health support.
Mental Health advice relating to young people.
Information about men’s mental and physical health, including suicide prevention.
Advice if you are feeling suicidal or worried about someone.
Mental health book collections chosen by professionals. Available across Somerset Libraries.