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  1. Managing long-term illness and chronic conditions

    24 Aug 2017

    Chronic condition management includes positive lifestyle factors like a healthy diet, regular exercise, good sleep and social support...

  2. Preparing for a health or medical appointment

    24 Aug 2017

    Get the most out of your consultation by preparing for your health or medical appointment...

  3. Types of doctors and health professionals

    22 Aug 2017

    Doctors and other health professionals all have a different role to play in your healthcare...

  4. Unpaid and professional carers

    21 Aug 2017

    The term ‘carer’ can refer to paid and unpaid, professional and ‘lay’ carers...

  5. Palliative care for culturally and linguistically diverse communities

    17 Aug 2017

    There are culturally sensitive palliative care services that will help you and your family...

  6. Complaints about health services

    16 Aug 2017

    The Health Complaints Commissioner can accept complaints about anyone who claims to provide a health service...

  7. Eating and drinking in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

    Eating well and drinking plenty of water while staying in hospital is important to your health and recovery...

  8. Health assessments in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

    Regular assessments are performed by hospital staff during your hospital stay. Assessments help to find the cause of your illness and check your ability to do day-to-day tasks...

  9. Medication in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

    Medications play an important role in your recovery...

  10. Going to the toilet in hospital

    11 Aug 2017

    It is important to talk with your healthcare professionals about any continence issues that you may experience when you are in hospital, so staff can investigate and help to solve the problem...