Immunisation, screening and other health topics in audio format
NHS Scotland COVID Status (audio)
Information about the NHS Scotland COVID Status app and paper certificate
Care, support and rights
NHS Scotland: How the NHS Handles Your Personal Health Information (audio)
NHS Scotland's General Data Protection Notice
How to stop smoking and stay stopped (audio)
This audio will help you to stop smoking and increase chance of success if you use it together with the free support and stop smoking medication available.
Preventing falls (audio)
Tips on how to reduce your risk of trips and falls later in life
Vitamin D and you (audio)
Important health information about Vitamin D for everyone.
Illnesses and conditions
Head Lice: the facts, detection and treatment (audio)
Audio information for parents on the facts, detection and treatment of Head Lice in children.
Long-term effects of COVID-19 (long COVID) (audio)
Information and support for people with long COVID
Tuberculosis (TB) (audio)
This audio describes Tuberculosis TB, the disease, it's treatment and prevention.
After immunisations for young people (audio)
What young people might expect after immunisation, including common side effects
BCG and your baby (audio)
The BCG vaccine helps protect your baby against tuberculosis (TB)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine (audio)
Coronavirus vaccination helps to reduce your risk of developing coronavirus and makes symptoms milder if you catch the virus
Help protect your baby from whooping cough (audio)
This audio explains why should get your whooping cough vaccine if you're 16 weeks pregnant or more.
Hepatitis B and your baby (audio)
Hepatitis B immunisation for babies
HPV vaccine (audio)
Helps to protect against head and neck, cervical and anogenital cancers
HPV: Men who have sex with men (MSM) (audio)
HPV vaccine for men who have sex with men
Pneumococcal vaccine (audio)
Information on the Pneumococcal vaccine which helps protect against serious infections.
Protect your child against serious diseases (up to 5 years) (audio)
An audio guide to help with your child’s immunisations in their first five years.
Shingles vaccine (audio)
Protect yourself against shingles
Spring booster (audio)
Information about the spring booster in audio format
Vaccines for young people (audio)
Vaccinations you'll be offered as a young person in Scotland
What to expect after immunisations in babies and young children (audio)
This audio is a guide to the common side effects that could happen in babies and young children up to five years of age after immunisation.
Mental health and wellbeing
How to cope if your parents split up (audio)
This audio is for young people on how to cope if your parents split up.
How to cope with feeling sad or unhappy (audio)
Advice for young people on coping with feeling sad or unhappy
How to cope with the loss of someone close (audio)
Help for young people coping with the loss of someone close.
How to make friends and develop friendships (audio)
Advice for young people on how to make friends and develop friendships
Steps to deal with stress (audio)
A simple audio guide to stressing less and enjoying life with relaxation and breathing techniques
What to do if you're feeling worried (audio)
This audio is for young people on what to do if you're feeling worried.
Worried about your memory? (audio)
Your memory may be nothing to worry about, but this audio will help you decide if you should visit your doctor.
Ready Steady Baby
Breastfeeding and returning to work (audio)
This audio is for pregnant women and mothers who are thinking about combining working or studying and breastfeeding
Folic acid before and during pregnancy (audio)
This audio is a guide about taking folic acid for women who are thinking of becoming pregnant, or who are in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
Formula feeding your baby (audio)
This audio will give you the up-to-date national guidance on how to make up a formula feed safely, including the most recent changes to the information on preparing and storing feeds.
Fun First Foods: An easy guide to introducing solid foods (audio)
This audio provides an easy guide to introducing solid foods.
Off to a good start with breastfeeding (audio)
This audio explains everything you need to know about breastfeeding from birth onward.
Vaccines in pregnancy (audio)
Vaccines in pregnancy leaflet - audio
Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening (audio)
Who'll be offered abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening in Scotland and how the test is done
Adult beta thalassaemia carriers (audio)
Audio leaflet with information for adult haemoglobinopathy carriers with beta thalassaemia
Bowel screening (audio)
Who's offered bowel screening in Scotland and how the test's done
Breast screening (audio)
Audio booklet explaining what happens before, during and after breast screening in Scotland.
Cervical screening (smear test) (audio)
Who'll be offered a smear test in Scotland and what happens next if the test finds changes that need further investigation
Diabetic eye screening (DES) (audio)
What you need to know about diabetic retinopathy
Newborn screening (audio)
Newborn screening tests are done in the first few weeks of life.
Pregnancy scans and tests (audio)
During your pregnancy, you'll be offered a number scans and tests
You are a sickle cell carrier (audio)
Information for adult haemoglobin carriers.
Your baby carries a gene for unusual haemoglobin (audio)
Information for parents of babies with unusual haemoglobin
Your baby is a sickle cell carrier (audio)
Information for parents of babies with sickle cell
Your pregnancy, your choice (audio)
Your choices if you receive a higher-chance result from screening
Bowel screening letter (audio)
Bowel screening test kit letter and instructions in an audio format