6 Health Conditions an NHS Health Check Can Detect: Empowering Your Wellbeing
Taking charge of your health is a journey that begins with knowledge and awareness. A FREE NHS Health Check is an assessment to identify potential health risks and empower you to make informed decisions about your well-being.
Here we explore the top 6 health conditions that an NHS Health Check can detect, giving you the inspiration and insight needed to prioritise your health and thrive.
- Cardiovascular Diseases: Protecting Your Heart's Health
- Blood pressure, cholesterol, and BMI measurements to assess the risk of heart disease and stroke.
Empowering you to take preventive measures and make lifestyle changes to maintain a healthy heart.
- Diabetes: Reduce Risk Early
- Blood tests to evaluate blood sugar levels and identify the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Early detection allows for timely interventions, lifestyle modifications, and proper management of the condition.
- Kidney Disease: Preserving Your Vital Filters
- Blood and urine samples to assess kidney function and detect signs of kidney disease.
Prompt identification enables necessary interventions and helps maintain optimal kidney health.
- Liver Disease: Keeping Your Liver in Check
- Liver function assessments through blood tests to identify conditions like fatty liver disease or hepatitis.
Early detection allows for appropriate treatment plans and lifestyle adjustments to support liver health.
- Respiratory Conditions: Breathing Easy
- Discussions about smoking habits and lung function assessments to evaluate respiratory health.
- Other Health Risks: A Health Overview
- Covering lifestyle factors such as diet, physical activity, smoking, and alcohol consumption.
- Identifying potential risks, promoting healthy habits, and reducing the chances of chronic diseases.
Your health is precious.
Free NHS-approved health check-ups available for people aged 40 to 74 who live in Coventry and do not have a pre-existing cardiovascular condition.
The health check is designed to detect potential health issues early before they become more serious. By taking advantage of the NHS Health Check, you can potentially prevent or slow down serious health conditions and improve your overall health.
By prioritising your health and embracing the opportunities presented by the Health Check, you can take control of your well-being and embark on a journey towards a healthier, happier life.
For more information about our clinics or if you would like to book an appointment, please contact the Healthy Lifestyles Team:
0800 122 3780