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HIRS clients: when selecting your returnable resources booking dates please be aware that the start date is the day the resources leave Assynt House, Inverness and the end date is the day the resources are due back at Assynt House.  Please take this into account when choosing your booking dates and allow several days at the start and end of your booking for resources to travel through NHS Highland’s internal mail system. 

No Smoking Day is on 11 March 2015 and this year’s theme is Proud to be a Quitter.  Register for your free British Heart Foundation campaign pack at: www.nosmokingday.org.uk.

New and Updated Resources.

What everyone should know about HIV

What everyone should know about HIV  (1HIH/001/L)

A 1/3 A4-sized colourful folded z-leaflet informing and explaining the facts, as well as the realities, of HIV in the UK today.   For further advice and information about HIV/AIDS go to www.hivaware.org.uk .

We are currently using the 2012 pdf as the updated 2014 version is not yet availalbe.

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HIV and Sex

HIV and Sex  (1HIH/012/L)

*Restricted to a maximum of 10 booklets per order and for appropriate health professional only. A6-sized booklet provides information on sexual health for people with HIV. (2011 Fourth edition). Available as a Flipbook & text in English and as text in Dutch, Swedish, Polish, Russian, French, German, Hebrew and Spanish from the following link:- http://www.aidsmap.com/booklets 

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Anti-HIV Drugs

Anti-HIV Drugs  (1HIH/014/L)

*Restricted to a maximum of 10 booklets per order and for appropriate health professional only. A6-sized booklet is a starting point for anyone who wants to know about the drugs used in HIV treatment.(2014 Twelfth edition) Available as a Flipbook & text in English and as text in Spanish, Portugese, French, German and Polish from the following link:- http://www.aidsmap.com/booklets 

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HIV and TB

HIV and TB  (1HIH/015/L)

*Restricted to a maximum of 10 booklets per order and for appropriate health professional only. A6-sized booklet that provides introductory information on tuberculosis (TB). (2008 Third edition). Available as a Flipbook & text in English and as text in French, Portugese, Spanish, German and Italian from the following link:- http://www.aidsmap.com/booklets 

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Eating Well for the Under 5's

Eating Well for the Under 5's  (1FOO/050/L)

A simple, whole family approach, to give parents and carers a guide to healthy eating for children under 5.  Explains what a healthy diet is and offers hints and tips to help give children aged one to five years of age a healthy diet that the whole family can enjoy. Please note due to copyright restrictions there is no pdf available from the publisher, NDR-UK.

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Your Invitation to Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Postcard

Your Invitation to Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Postcard  (1SCR/013/L)

This postcard highlights the message to men aged 65 and over to look out for their NHS invite letter to attend an appointment for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening (AAA). Also supplies the NHS Inform contact details to find out more information.

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What's New

HIRS March 2015 Newsletter.


The latest edition is available to download, view and print from the link below: [more...]


Argyll and Bute (A&B) Clients


Please note:  A&B clients are not permitted to order returnable resources from HIRS. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.