LONDON, February 7 NHS Choices (http://www.nhs.uk), theonline 'front door' for the NHS, has released an updated online informationresource, Health A-Z, aimed to help people find facts on more than 700conditions and treatments.
Based on NHS accredited information, the A-Z directory(http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Pages/bodymap.aspx) tells users all they needto know on a topic in seconds, providing them with clinically approvedguidance so they can become experts.
"This directory has been created with users in mind and is a valuableaddition to an ever growing armoury of health resources being made availableto the public by the NHS Choices", said a spokesman. "It puts patients in thedriving seat by giving them exactly the sort of reliable and dependableinformation they need to take control of their health at the click of amouse".
Notes for Editors:
NHS Choices (http://www.nhs.uk ) is the online information service of theNHS that gives ordinary people the tools to make better, more informedchoices about their treatments, health and wellbeing. It includes more than80,000 pages of content, including video, interactive tools, a daily newsservice news and lifestyle features. Users can also check and comparehospital and doctors profiles and performance on-line.
For further information, please contact NHS Choices on: +44(0)207-972-1812
SOURCE NHS Choices