Minor illnesses, ailments and injuries can be treated with plenty of rest and a well-stocked medicine cabinet that includes painkillers; cold and flu remedies; plasters; and a thermometer.

Fact sheets
To help you get to grips with treating common ailments and illnesses at home you can download some easy to understand fact sheets.

Antibiotics
Antibiotics are effective drugs, as long as they are used to treat the right illnesses. Find out more…