Your health

This section lists some major health topic areas including some local service information and local support contacts. The NHS Choices website has a comprehensive A-Z list of Health Conditions and treatments.

  • A to Z of health conditions

    Health A-Z - Conditions and treatments on the NHS Choices website

  • Carers

    Support for carers continues to be an essential part of social care and health delivery. Find out about carers services in Kernow.

  • Children and young people

    This welcome page to the Children and Young People’s programme is currently under development

  • Continuing healthcare

    You can receive continuing healthcare services in any setting including your own home. Find out more here.

  • End of life care

    Here you can find out more about End of Life care and find information about the range of services available and information about the high priority that we put on getting end of life care right in C

  • In Shape for Surgery

    Eating healthily, being active and stopping smoking all make a real difference to health and people who are in good general health usually recover better from surgery and have fewer complications.

  • Infection prevention and control

    Our infection prevention and control programme is led by our nurse consultant director of infection prevention and control.

  • Learning disabilities

    Learning disabilities

    Here you can find information on learning disabilities and health.

  • Long term conditions

    In this section you can find advice and information on long term conditions. For example dementia, diabetes, heart and lung conditions.

  • Managing your pain

    If you have been struggling with pain for more than 12 weeks, there are many services that can help.