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Quick links to useful health services for men in Haringey

From health checks and health advice to help with smoking, drink, drugs, sexual and mental health.

Accident and Emergency (A&E) Departments are for emergencies. But what's an emergency?

Would you call out roadside recovery if you ran out of petrol? Of course not. It would take ages and wouldn't solve the problem anyway.

How to register with a local doctor's practice

The GP, the local doctor, is the first point of contact when you are ill or want health advice. 

'As easy as falling off a log' - legendary comedian (and former lumberjack) John Ryan tries Man MOT online chat to a GP.  

Haringey man Steve Browne had bowel cancer in his 40s. Now he’s urging other men to get an early diagnosis.

I was an active, fit and healthy man.

I had had a history of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) so whenever I had stomach cramps I put it down to IBS. Either that, or doing too many sit-ups.

Pharmacists aren’t just for aspirin, you can get a lot good advice too. For Haringey man Nigel Brown, it saved his life.

In December 2010, I had a cold. That wasn’t unusual. I worked in a hot kitchen. But this one just lingered on and eventually I went to the pharmacist to get some cough mixture.

Haringey man Kevin says an NHS Health Check is easy.

I'm in my early forties and to find out that in the UK a man under the age of 75 dies every five minutes was a bit of a shock.