This guide is to help you see which conditions you can safely try treating yourself or with the advise of your pharmacist.
For information on all conditions listed below (and many more) see www.NHS.uk -HEALTH A-Z
The guide below gives an indication of cost. At the time of writing (July 2019) the cost of a single medication on prescription in England was £9 (see www.NHS.UK for up to date charges)
50p - £2
£2 - £6
Student Services at Loughborough University provides support on campus that you can self-refer to.
Please use this link from the University website for more information on how to self-refer and access support in the below areas.
- Eating Disorders
- Living with abuse
- Trans and non-binary support and advice
- Alcohol and Drug use
- Effected by crime
Musculoskeletal Self-Care Information Poster
Musculoskeletal Self Care
Treating minor ailments
Local pharmacists are very knowledgeable about which medicines are best to treat minor illnesses and whether they will conflict with any existing medication you are taking. They can also offer advice on how to
treat common health conditions – and if they think you need to see a GP they will tell you.
Please visit the below link for more information regarding treating minor ailments: