Welcome to the Health  Information and Resources Service ordering system

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Opening Times: Monday-Friday 9.00-4.00

To get started click on the 'Login/Register' button in the top right hand corner of this page and follow the on-screen introduction.  Once you have registered you will be able to choose from a wide range of lending resources such as teaching kits, pull up banners, models, games, DVDs and equipment.  You can also place orders for leaflets and posters. This service covers the Highlands .

PLEASE NOTE WE CAN ONLY DELIVER TO A NHS ADDRESS

 

 

 

Featured Resources

Bowel Cancer

...How to spot the signs and symptoms and reduce your risk. A 1/3 A4-sized folded z-leaflet that explains the causes and symptoms of bowel cancer, how you can take action to reduce your risk and information on bowel cancer screening. 2015 version.

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Fit For Farming

An easy to read booklet to help male farmers look after their mind and body, after all, this is the key FIT FOR FARMING

bit of equipment on any farm. The booklet includes all sorts of male health issues, and occupational hazards of farming. Developed by a team who know about men’s health and farming. Includes cartoons.

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Sugar, Salt and Fat Posters

Set of three A3 posters explaining why it’s such a good to idea to cut down on SUGAR, SALT and FAT- with lots of helpful hints on how to make it as painfree as possible.


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Younger People with Dementia

TO BE GIVEN OUT BY PROFESSIONALS ONLY.

A4-sized book designed for people diagnosed with younger onset dementia (dementia under the age of 65) and their families and friends. Book available as pdf to view and download. Hard copy contains a DVD, on inside of back cover, of the same title where those diagnosed share experiences around how to ’live well’ after a diagnosis of dementia, as well as offering practical advice on coping with its effects and suggesting where people with younger onset dementia and their families and carers can go for further support. DVD can be viewed at the following link and includes BSL (British Sign Language) - http://www.healthscotland.com/topics/stages/healthy-ageing/dementia/younger-people-with-dementia.aspx

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Well Now Leaflet. My Well-being and Me.

FOR WELL NOW FACILITATORS ONLY 

Leaflet to advertise Well Now courses. "My Well-being and Me".

Also available as a PDF download in English and Polish (Please 'click' on PDF in 'Items option' box opposite)

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Norovirus: the winter vomiting bug

2018 version. A 1/3 A4-sized folded z-leaflet giving advice for everyone concerning Norovirus, with information on what it is and symptoms that may occur. Also details what norovirus is; how to avoid catching norovirus; what to do if you catch norovirus; how to care for someone with norovirus. Campaign carries the tagline ’Stay at Home’. Available as a PDF download in Chinese, Hungarian, Polish, Urdu and Easy Read from NHS Health Scotland website:- http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/24074.aspx .

For availability in alternative formats, please contact NHS Health Scotland publications - nhs.healthscotland-alternativeformats@nhs.net .

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What's New

Health Information and Resources Service (HIRS)

 

Please note Childhood immunisations  0-5 years is now called Protect your child against serious diseases. This can be found in the Immunisation section under leaflets . There is also stickers and bravery award to go with the new leaflet. This can all be ordered through our website.

 

2018 FLU LEAFLETS NOW IN STOCK

NEW  SMOKING RESOURCES IN STOCK!!!

UPDATED VERSION OF THE BODY BOARD