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Health Checks

Health Trainers from the Healthy Living Team provide FREE Health Checks to people aged 16 and over. The Health Check provides you with a picture of your current health and includes:

  • Blood pressure check
  • Height
  • Weight
  • BMI
  • Cholesterol check
  • Diabetes testing

Once completed, the Health Trainer will provide you with advice based on your results. To book your FREE Health Check, call the Healthy Living Team on 0300 300 0103.

Are you aged 40-74?

NHS Health Check - Helping you to prevent diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease, stroke and dementia

If you're aged 40-74, you may be eligible for a FREE NHS Health Check. The NHS Health Check includes:

  • Questions about your general health, lifestyle and family history
  • Simple measurements such as height, weight, blood pressure and pulse

Once completed, you will be provided with advice based on your results.

You will be invited for an NHS Health Check once every 5 years by your GP. Contact your GP or the Healthy Living Team on 0300 300 0103 to make an appointment.