Health Information

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Health A-Z

Your complete guide to conditions, symptoms and treatments, including what to do and when to get help.

Find your nearest defibrillator

We provide up to date information on defibrillator locations across the UK, using data from The Circuit, the national defibrillator network. Enter your location to find the nearest defibrillators to you. Then simply click on the defibrillator icons for further information, such as availability, access information and directions.

Disclaimer: Please always dial 999 immediately in an emergency and they will direct you to your nearest defibrillator. 

Health for Under 5s

For healthy happy early years. Support from trusted NHS professionals.

Pregnancy and Baby Guide

Whatever you want to know about getting pregnant, being pregnant or caring for your new baby, you should find it here.

Coronavirus

Get the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).

NHS Symptom Checker | Use the Right Service

If you’re not sure what condition you have, or how severe it is, you can use the NHS 111 symptom checker.

NHS screening – NHS

Screening is a way of finding out if people have a higher chance of having a health problem, so that early treatment can be offered or information given to help them make informed decisions.

Walsall Family Hubs

Walsall’s 4 Locality Family Hubs provide a welcoming space where children, young people aged 0-19 and up to 25 for those young people with additional needs and their families can go to get advice and support when they need it.

Health and Well-being Webinars

The presentations are hosted by staff from Walsall NHS School Nursing or Health Visiting teams. Each webinar is packed with helpful and reassuring advice, strategies and signposting to further support. Start exploring now, whether you’re a young person or a parent/carer we are here to lend a hand.

Medicines A-Z

Find out how your medicine works, how and when to take it, possible side effects and answers to your common questions.

0-18 Years Online Resource

Online information helping parents and carers to keep their children safe and healthy.

Vaccinations

Find information for vaccinations, including the NHS vaccination schedule and travel vaccinations

Long COVID

Most people with COVID-19 feel better within a few days or weeks of their first symptoms and make a full recovery within 12 weeks. For some people, symptoms can last longer.

Better Health – NHS

Healthy changes start with little changes. Whether you want to lose weight, get active or quit smoking, Better Health is here with lots of free tools and support. You can also find simple ways to lift your mood with Every Mind Matters.

SignHealth

The Deaf health charity

Signposting Services

Signposting allows you to receive the right care, from the right person, when you need it. You can refer yourself to any of these services at any time.

Thrive into Work

Thrive into Work offers one-to-one job finding support to people with health challenges.

Hospital Appointment Waiting Times

If you have been referred to the hospital by the GP, please click here to see the estimated waiting time.