Patient Education / Advice

HSE website with a wealth of information and support on caring for minor every day illness

This excellent website from the NHS (UK) is written with patient’s needs in mind and has a comprehensive patient information leaflet section. For your convenience we have attached some of the leaflets we use most frequently in PDF form for downloading below.

For more information simply follow the link and use the search box of find information leaflets on many other topics


Constipation in Children

Coughs and Colds in Children


Eczema /  Emollients for eczema / Fingertip units topical steroids

Gastroenteritis in Children

Head Injury Advice

Meningitis Signs & Symptoms

Whooping cough

Whooping cough vaccination in pregnancy 2013

Why no antibiotic?