You should call the NHS 111 service if you need medical help fast, but it’s not a 999 emergency.
You will be assessed, given advice and directed straightaway to the local service that can help you best. Calls to NHS 111 are free from landlines and mobile phones.
You can also:
- access health advice and information on NHS Choices (click on link)
- check your symptoms online with the NHS Health & Sympton Checkers