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Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Dudley Community Information Directory

The Dudley Community Information Directory contains details of the main health services available in the Dudley area including doctors and dentists. It also gives details of other organisations that can provide information and support on specific health problems and disabilities. The directory also holds information on local sport and exercise groups, care providers and services and much more.

Dudley Group NHS Trust

The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust is the main provider of hospital and adult community services to the populations of Dudley. This website contains details of services and facilities in the Dudley borough.

Let's Get

Use this local website to get information and advice on healthier living, physical activity and nutrition. There are also details about the wide range of activities that are on offer in Dudley borough.

Locally Healthy West Midlands

This site puts you at the centre of your care and wellbeing. Hints, tips and interactive tools to help you improve your health. Find local services, groups and support, compare GPs, dentists and hospitals in the West Midlands.

Information last updated 23 August 2016

National information

Carers UK

If you would in any way describe yourself as a Carer, this website is full of useful Help and Advice . By clicking on the Help & Advice tab, you will find some very useful links such as Quick guide to caring and Finding help where you live. See also the 5 essentials for carers information.

Disabled Living Foundation

The Your health section of the Disabled Living Foundation’s AskSARA online information service gives you advice about ideas and aids for coping with a range of physical and mental conditions.

Health and wellbeing

Information on how to look after your health and fitness as you get older from Age UK.

Living life to the full

You can get immediate advice on improving life skills for improved mental health (the front page even has a Panic Button!) or sign up for an 8-part course. It’s all free.

NHS Choices

This website is the main route to information and services from the NHS. In the Health A-Z section, you will find immediate links with buttons to a comprehensive health encyclopaedia and to Medicines information. You can also use the NHS Direct symptom checker to get information to help you decide if medical attention is required. In the Health Services near you section, you can easily search for local GPs, hospitals, dentists and other services, using place name or postcode.

Patient UK

On this site you will find a Wellbeing section, where you can get the most recent updates on helping you enjoy a healthy lifestyle. A-Zs for Conditions and Medicines. Videos and discussion forums are also available.