The BootsWebMD website brings you UK specific, GP reviewed health information. We provide credible information and in-depth reference material about health subjects that matter to you. We cover health issues for the general public in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. We are a source of original and timely health information and also feature material from well-known content providers like the British Medical Journal and NHS Choices.
Boots and WebMD's shared passion for health and well-being, along with innovation and customer care, are the driving forces behind this unique partnership. The combination of years of Boots expertise and WebMD's comprehensive medical information enables us to present you with compelling, credible and up-to-date content on the latest health topics, news and research.
While we are committed to providing information on a wide variety of health topics always remember that information on BootsWebMD (or any other website) should not be used as a substitute for professional advice. You should always check with your health care provider before acting on information you have read on BootsWebMD or any other website. If you have an urgent medical problem please call your doctor, or NHS direct immediately or in the case of emergencies dial 999.
The BootsWebMD content staff blends award-winning expertise in journalism, content creation, expert commentary, and medical review to give our users what they are looking for – the best health information possible.
And that, we believe, requires dedicated, full-time staff professionals with state-of-the-art expertise in:
- Health and wellness news that focuses on why it matters to you
- Up-to-date medical reference content
- Medical imagery, video, graphics, and animations
- Interactive tools
Our content is subject to rigorous review and approval by doctors in the UK. Our drive for customer care means that we listen to what you want and as a result, deliver the most appropriate experience. Not only are we a health resource for when you are ill, we pride ourselves on bringing you ideas and tips for keeping you in good health. From weight loss, fitness and nutrition to pregnancy, parenting and stress management, BootsWebMD is here to support you every step of the way.
As part of our desire to create the ultimate online healthcare resource, we want to make our site as engaging as possible. Not only will you find in-depth resources, reading material and a Medicines A-Z with the latest information on a wide range of medications, but also interactive tools to make your experience with us as relevant and engaging as it can be.
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