LONG-TERM HEALTH CONDITIONS
The National Health Survey (NHS) collects data on a broad range of health conditions, with a focus on those that pose significant health problems. The 2014-15 NHS included separate modules for the following conditions:
- Diabetes mellitus;
- Heart and circulatory conditions;
- Kidney disease;
- Mental and behavioural conditions;
- Sight and hearing problems; and
An Other Long Term Conditions module includes a range of further conditions such as allergies and back problems.