Since I’m within the age range (actually, well into it), I thought it sensible to go for one of the Healthy You NHS health checks to spot early signs of stroke, diabetes, and more. I rang the phone number on the poster and spoke to a friendly woman about the checks. She explained what theyRead More About What is it like going for a Free NHS health check with Healthy You?
Ryan from Everyone Health came to give a talk about Falls Prevention to our village club and I knew I needed to know much more about this organization. I had suffered several falls in recent years including seriously breaking an ankle twice and the amount of times I fell were increasing, especially when walking outdoors.Read More About Local Falls Prevention Service – Case Study
There is a history of osteoporosis in my family for several generations so I have been aware of my vulnerability for many years. For the past 25 years I have attended a local gym three times weekly to engage in load bearing and other exercises to provide support and strength for my bone health. ThisRead More About Freedom from Falls
I first heard about the Falls Prevention Service when I attended an appointment with my wife who was referred into the service. Following my wife’s initial assessment with Cameron, I was very impressed how comprehensive the assessment was. Cameron suggested I also join the service as he felt it would be beneficial for my physicalRead More About John got help from the Falls Prevention Team
Since both of my parents sadly passed away from lung cancer, I have always been motivated to stop smoking. None of my friends smoke anymore so I know they will be really supportive, especially in social situations. I also hated the smell the smoke created in my house and it would feel much cleaner andRead More About Olivia got help to stop smoking
Before starting treatment, I was at a complete loss at what to do about the problems surrounding my issues with addiction, mental health and general wellbeing. My substance abuse had gotten completely out of control and was having such a negative and knock on effect to every aspect on my daily functioning. I had comeRead More About James got help with his mental health