Help and support after the Manchester attack

NHS Choices, June 2017

The NHS have published information to support people affected by the terror attack in Manchester.  The information provides guidance on managing your mental wellbeing and that of others and how to seek help if you need it.

Click here to view the guidance.

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A practical guide for searching NHS Choices

Knowledge for Healthcare, March 2017

Developed by Health Librarians, this guide is for staff and the public to use to find the wide range of health information freely available on NHS Choices. Using screenshots and short descriptions, the guide can be used as a teaching tool or a standalone leaflet.

Click here to view the leaflet.

Easy read childhood nasal flu leaflet

Public Health England, September 2016

This leaflet is aimed at children with learning difficulties who are offered the nasal flu vaccination. It provides easy to read advice on:

  • the flu virus and why you need the vaccine
  • signs and symptoms of flu
  • how the nasal flu spray is given

Click here to access the leaflet.

Website aims to help people understand health research

Understanding Health Research is a tool designed to help people understand and review published health research to decide how dependable and relevant a piece of research is. The tool guides users through a series of questions to ask about specific types of health research, and helps users to understand what the answers to those questions say about the quality of the research they are reading.

Click here to access the website.