NHS Health Checks
The surgery runs a Health Check, also known as CVD check (Cardiovascular Disease) clinic for patients aged between 40 and 74. This is to help them to better understand their risk of developing heart disease, stroke, diabetes or kidney failure, and the adjustments required to their lifestyle to dramatically reduce such risk and ensure longer healthier lives. The check will also include your height, weight, blood pressure and cholesterol being taken.
This health check is for patients without pre-existing heart disease, stroke, diabetes or kidney disease. Patients are invited as part of a rolling programme.