Know who to turn to

Pharmacist

  • Coughs or colds
  • Sore throat
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhoea or constipation
  • Aches and pains

Dentist

  • Tooth Pain
  • Swelling to your mouth or gum
  • Painful or bleeding gums
  • Injury to your mouth
  • Advice on oral Hygiene

 

Optometrists/Opticians

  • Blurred vision
  • Irritated eyes – sticky or red eyes
  • Sudden change in vision

GP Practice

  • Vomiting
  • Ear pain
  • Sore belly
  • Backache

NHS24

  • When your GP and local pharmacy are closed, and you are to ill to wait for them to re-open call 111

Minor Injuries Unit

  • Cuts and minor burns
  • Sprains and strains
  • Broken bones and fractures

999 or A&E

  • Suspected heart attack or stroke
  • Breathing difficulties
  • Severe bleeding