Self Care

Information to help you to help yourself

Go ahead – treat yourself  
Most common illness can be treated by you. Your local pharmacist can offer advice and help.
Managing ailments without antibiotics
Information on managing common ailments without antibiotics. See also Coughs, Colds and Sore Throats.
Have you had your annual medication review? 
If you are taking regular repeat mediciations you should have an annual medication review.
Your child’s medicine – effective partnership in care
The role of parents and carers in managing medicines for their children. See also the Child Health page.
 Your medicines – effective partnership in care
The role of patients and carers in managing medicines.
 Your medicines – your responsibility
It is your responsibility to ensure that you always have a supply of your prescription medicines.