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NHS Health Checks

What is an NHS Health Check?

The NHS Health Check is a national prevention programme for adults in England aged 40-74. It checks your circulatory and heart health and what your risk is of getting a serious disease.

Are Health Checks available in Devon?

Yes, most GP practices in Devon have started to deliver the programme from September 2017. A list of the GP surgeries in Devon offering an NHS Healthcheck can be found here.

What can I do if I’m worried about my health?

If you have any concerns about your health, you should speak to your GP or a trained healthcare professional.

Our new healthy lifestyle service OneSmallStep supports adults and families to adopt a healthier lifestyle, providing advice, information and support.

Find services, groups and clubs in Devon on the Pinpoint website

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Find advice on how to stay healthy and well on the OneSmallStep website

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