Somerset Health Checks are urging residents of Somerset to get their blood pressure checked for FREE during Know Your Numbers!Week– the UK’s biggest free blood pressure testing event held at ‘Pressure Stations’ around the country from 09-15 September 2019.
The link between high cholesterol and cardiovascular disease (CVD) is not a new one. A recent study published this week by the Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition on the link between saturated fats and CVD concludes the advice is still the same.
A recent study published by the British Medical Journal suggests sugary drinks including fruit juice and fizzy pop may increase the risk of cancer. The French scientists suggested the impact of blood sugar levels may be to blame.
Its Men’s Health Week 2019! But what does this mean? Well, one man in every five dies before he is old enough to retire. We want to improve that statistic and encourage men to be aware of their health and know their numbers.
We spoke with Healthy Weight Practitioner, Frauke, about her eating habits in a typical day at work. Check out the video below for more information and a few tips on how to eat healthily while you’re on the go.
A local Pharmacist explains the NHS Health Check experience from a her perspective. Giving insights into the feedback clients share, and how delivering NHS Health Checks has revealed new ways of elevating personal health habits.