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NHS APIs Common health questions API

Answers to common health questions on the NHS website. Covers a wide range of health topics – including first aid, sexual health and NHS services.

Host

https://api.nhs.uk/common-health-questions

Authentication and Headers

To make a REST API call, you must include request headers including the subscription-key header with a subscription key. All subscriptions under NHS website APIs are available in JSON and XML and you can select your preference under the Accept header. If you do not choose an Accept header then the default output will be JSON.

Header key Header value
subscription‑key

Login or register to get an API key to use this API

Accept application/json
application/xml

Endpoints

Endpoint

GET /{Topic}/{pageURL}

Description

Specific Page

Parameters

Name Type Required Allowed Default Description
Topic
path
string true
pageURL
path
string true

Endpoint

GET /{*Topic}

Description

All Pages

Parameters

Name Type Required Allowed Default Description
Topic
path
string true

Endpoint

GET /

Description

Topics

Parameters

Name Type Required Allowed Default Description