NHS HEALTH CHECK
What is an NHS Health Check?
An NHS Health Check is a check up of your overall health to determine weather your at a higher risk of certain health conditions such as:
Heart Disease, Stroke, Kidney Disease, Diabetes or Dementia.
A free NHS Health check is aimed at people aged between 40-74 by letter or GP invite only. A Health check can help you reduce these risks and make sure that you stay healthy.
Every year, the NHS Health Check is expected to help:
- Save 650 lives
- Prevent 1,600 heart attacks and strokes
- Prevent 4,000 people from developing diabetes
- Detect at least 20,000 cases of diabetes or kidney disease earlier.
As soon as you get an invitation...MAKE THE APPOINTMENT.
For more information please click the link below...
NHS Health Check Leaflet.pdf
NHS Health Check Leaflet - Large Print.pdf