Patient.co.uk is a really useful source of information. Search their database of information leaflets on health and disease. Station House Surgery GPs access the same leaflets during your consultations.
Health Talk Online is an award-winning charity website, which lets you share in other people's experiences of health and illness. You can watch or listen to videos and find information on a range of illnesses; Thousands of people have shared their experiences on film to help others understand what it’s really like to have a health condition such as breast cancer or arthritis
South Lakeland Carers is an independent, local charity and network partner of Carers Trust. They provide a range of services to support and enhance the lives of unpaid carers of all ages throughout South Lakeland.
If you're living with a mental health problem or supporting someone who is Mind can help
Talk to Frank helps you find out everything you might want to know about drugs (and some stuff you don't). For friendly, confidential advice, ask FRANK
Youth Health Talk is not just a website about the medical facts. Watch, listen & read young people talking about their real life experiences of health and lifestyle.
Menopause matters is an award winning, independent website providing up-to-date, accurate information about the menopause, menopausal symptoms and treatment options. Also see https://www.verywellhealth.com/menopause-overview-4581933 which gives a robust, ultimate guide (reviewed by board-certified physicians)
Pregnancy and Baby Guide
Your pregnancy and baby guide is some information from NHS Choices about everything you might want to know about pregnancy and caring for your baby
Fitness & Health
Kendal Leisure Centre offers lots of ways to exercise to keep and stay healthy. If you want to know about the government's cycle to work scheme which encourages employees to cycle to work and allows employers to reap the benefits of a healthier workforce, click here
See the Contraception and Sexual Health page, under "Clinics and Services"
End of life
If you or someone you know is dying, Kate's Story is a deeply moving film by Dr Kate Granger who is terminally ill, and may help you to discuss your feelings, thoughts and wishes.
Dying matters is a national coalition of 30,000 members, which aims to change public knowledge, attitudes and behaviour towards dying, death and bereavement. It has lots of information and resources to help us all to have conversations about the end of our lives.