Your GP should be able to give you the answers to some of the questions you have about your condition. Or, you can call NHS 111 24 hours a day. Their specialist nurses can provide clinical assessment and advice.
For other healthcare information:
Choose & Book for information on the electronic booking system that GPs may use to refer you for an outpatient appointment.
Patient Opinion, an independent website where you can find out what other patients are saying about local health services.