Patient Information Resource: An expert explains alcohol's effects on the body and the risks of high alcohol consumption for older people
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Patient Information Resource: Two women describe their experience of the menopause and a GP explains how it can affect women‚Äôs bodies, common symptoms and treatments
Patient Information Resource: The National Health Service was one of the major achievements of Clement Attlee's Labour government. This short animation from 1948 showed the public how the main services would affect an ordinary family
Patient Information Resource: A physical activity adviser explains how cycling is good for your health, and cyclists give tips for staying safe on the road
Patient Information Resource: See Louise Parminter learning how to ride a bike and gain the confidence to cycle on any road
Patient Information Resource: Two women describe their experiences of domestic abuse and how they found the strength and support to leave their situation
Patient Information Resource: Advice on the importance of discussion before choosing a caesarian, the recovery period, and turning the birth into a positive experience. A video by Stockport NHS Foundation Trust
Patient Information Resource: People often aren't sure how to behave when they see someone with a disfigurement. Leo Gormley, who was burned in a fire, and the family of Nev Thompson, 5, who has Apert's syndrome, a disfiguring condition, share their views
Patient Information Resource: Two young carers talk about the reality of going to school and caring for their parents, and the support they've had from the Young Carers projects
Head lice are tiny insects that live in hair. Nits are the empty egg cases attached to hair that head lice hatch from.
Head lice are a common problem, particularly in school children aged 4-11.
They're largely harmless, but can live in the hair for a long time if not treated and can be irritating and frustrating to deal with.
This page covers:
Spotting head lice
Getting rid of head lice and nits
How you get head lice