We are keen to help patients improve on self help and hope that the following information will offer some insight into that.
Take a look and see if you can improve your own understanding of your health and well-being! Please encourage others to look here too.
At the Elms Medical Practice we would encourage patients to have a blood pressure monitor and a thermometer as part of their first aid kit at home. For those patients with respiratory problems we would also advise having a pulse oximeter.
Here is a list of ailments that can be safely self managed. You will see that you can take a look via the hyperlink at the other websites which can offer you further information about managing your condition.
Common ailments that can be self managed :
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.