Ongoing health conditions
About 15 million people in England have an ongoing health condition.
Long-term conditions or chronic diseases are conditions for which there is currently no cure, and which are managed with drugs and other treatment, for example: diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, arthritis and hypertension (high blood pressure).
If you are living with one of these ongoing health conditions, there are many ways in which you can look after yourself. Click on the relevant heading to find out more.