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.

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