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BBC Health
Provides additional health information to accompany many BBC programmes, information on a variety of medical conditions, latest health news, and a webguide to health websites.

No need to suffer in silence any longer, this site offers advice and information on a wide range of embarrassing health problems.

EQUIP - Electronic Quality Information for Patients
Produced by the NHS Library Services Development Unit. Only sites that have appropriate information for UK patients/families and fulfill certain quality and accessibility criters have been included.

NHS Choices - Congenital Heart Disease
NHS Choices is the online 'front door' to the NHS. It is the country's biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.

PALS - Patient Advice & Liaison Service

The Patient Advice and Liaison Service, known as PALS, has been introduced to ensure that the NHS listens to patients, their relatives, carers and friends, and answers their questions and resolves their concerns as quickly as possible.
Links to UK specific websites, support groups and information resources.

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Inclusion on these pages is not an endorsment by The Somerville Foundation.

The Somerville Foundation has no control over the content of these sites, thus is not responsible for the quality of information or accuracy of the information contained within.

All links correct as of September 2012.

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