Year Of Listening

Year of Listening

It is Scotland's Year of Listening (YoL), find out more here.

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Stopping smoking

The right help for you is at your fingertips.

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Eat better, feel better

Great tips, easy meal ideas that make eating healthier a whole lot easier

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Heart zone

Heart zone

There are many different heart conditions and problems which are collectively called heart disease.

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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

February's Health in focus highlights: Year of Listening, Join the NHS Organ Donation Register, Norovirus, Fit for Work Scotland, Top ten tips to help you stop smoking, the National Conversation and Eat Better Feel Better.

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Behind the HeadlinesView full listing

Could statins treat common cause of vision loss?

"Statins could be miracle cure for blindness," reports the Express, following a new study into dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD), one of the leading causes of blindness in adults.

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Zika virus: your questions answered

The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that the Zika virus has now spread through both South and Central America and expects 3-4 million people to be infected in 2016.

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