Long term conditions

Reading Well for long term conditions provides information and support for people living with a long term health condition and their carers.

The booklist covers general advice and information about living with a long term condition, common symptoms and titles focused on specific conditions such as arthritis, bowel conditions, diabetes, heart disease and stroke.

The books have all been recommended by people with lived experience of long term conditions and health professionals, and are available to borrow for free from public libraries.



Chronic fatigue/ME

Sleep problems

Mental health and wellbeing


Bowel conditions

Breathing difficulties


Heart disease


Support for relatives and carers