Cancer zone

Bowel Cancer Month

April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

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Spring 2015

Spring health

Spring has sprung, if you are thinking about blowing the winter cobwebs away

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Palliative Care Zone

Palliative Care

Provides information on practical help and planning for the future

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Your Health, Your Rights

Your Health, Your Rights

Access information about your health rights.

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Health A-Z

Health A-Z

Everything you need to know about illnesses, tests, treatments, operations and services.

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Common health questions

Common health questions

Find answers to some of the most commonly asked health questions.

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Support service directory

Support service directory

Find local and national support services that can help you with various health or wellbeing issues.

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NHS in your area

NHS in your area

Information about your local health board and NHS special health boards in Scotland.

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Health in focus

Health in focus

April's Health in focus highlights Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, spring health, and Your Health, Your Rights.

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Behind the HeadlinesView full listing

Does happiness have a smell and is it contagious?

"Humans can smell when other people are happy, researchers discover," The Independent reports; somewhat over-enthusiastically.

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Paracetamol may blunt feelings of pleasure as well as pain

"Paracetamol may dull emotions as well as physical pain, new study shows'," The Guardian reports.

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