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26 Jun - 30 Aug
National Flu Pandemic Help

The National Pandemic Flu Service has been launched in England offering the public the chance to check their symptoms online or over the telephone (0800 1 513513) and get access to anti-viral medicines.
03 May - 30 Aug
NHS 24 - Swine Flu advice in Scotland

Advice regarding the Swine Flu symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and advice for Scottish patients and practices.
02 May - 30 Aug
N.I Direct - Swine Flu Info

For patients in Northern Ireland, visit the NI Direct website or contact the Swine Flu Helpline: 0800 0514 142 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm).
01 May - 30 Aug
NHS Direct Wales - Swine Flu Advice

Advice regarding the Swine Flu symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and advice for Welsh patients and practices.

NHS Health Encyclopedia

The Health Encyclopedia allows you to access information and advice on a range of conditions, surgical procedures, medications, and health issues.

Some of the most popular health encyclopaedia topics have been translated into other languages. You can access these topics by clicking on the image in the bottom left hand corner of every page on the website.

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