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Welcome to birmingham.gov.uk

Websites for Health

Health Exchange

Health Exchange

The aim of the Health Exchange is to help people maintain and improve their health by providing information and advice about health and local services which they can trust. This is the web site of the Health Exchange network in Birmingham.


NHS Direct

A comprehensive gateway to health information on the internet, including a health encyclopaedia, self-help guide and healthy living section.


Choose and book

NEW ! Choose and Book

This is an online service that allows you to choose your hospital or clinic and book an appointment with a specialist.



The UK's independent health web site



BBC Health
Includes news articles, medical conditions, healthy living and relationships, plus a message board and other interactive features.


Dr Pregnancy is an online destination for women who are interested in becoming pregnant, who are pregnant, and for mothers with young children.


surgery door

A comprehensive UK health information site. Includes a medical dictionary, health tips and a searchable directory of local medical services.


health sites

Healthsites.co.uk is an independent web site giving quick access to the best medical information on the Internet.



Equip is a gateway to quality health and social care information for patients, families and carers. The site is produced by West Midlands Library Services, so has many useful local links.



Medicdirect is an interactive website hosted by leading UK medical consultants, providing a wide range of medical information online.


Counselling Directory

Counselling Directory
A comprehensive database of UK counsellors, with information on their training and experience, areas of counselling covered, fees and contact details.


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