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Health Information

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Information Requests

You can request general health information by emailing or phoning us (we are unable to offer on-site access to patients or the public at the present time).  Please give us as much detail as you can so that we can ensure the information we provide is appropriate and accessible.  *** Please note we do not offer medical advice. ***

You may prefer to look up information yourself.  The resources below have been collated as a resource for this purpose.  You can also ask for help and assistance in accessing health information at your local public library.  See Isle of Wight Council Library Services.

General Health Information

The NHS Website -

Quality evidence-based information designed and supported by the NHS for members of the public. Developed and maintained by NHS Digital on behalf of NHS England

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) -

The NICE Website has the following information for members of the public:

Patient UK -

Patient Information 

Patient Information Leaflets - Isle of Wight NHS Trust

Please click on the link above to find out more information about specific health conditions. Leaflets are listed in alphabetical order by the title of the leaflet. 

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