FREE NHS Health Check for anyone aged 40-74 years of age to find out how you can improve your health. Available at your GP practice.
A 20 to 30 minute health assessment to check if you are at risk of potentially avoidable conditions, like heart disease and diabetes
If you’re aged between 40 and 74 and haven’t already been diagnosed with heart disease, diabetes, kidney disease, stroke or high blood pressure, you may be eligible for a health check.
At your health check you will be asked about your lifestyle and family medical history. You’ll also have some routine tests like height and weight, blood pressure and cholesterol. You will be able to discuss your results with your health check provider and talk about what you can do to be healthy.
Taking up the offer of a free NHS Health Check will improve the health and wellbeing of people in Hampshire and in the long term will reduce the cost on health and social care services.
If you are eligible you will receive an invitation letter from your GP around your 40th, 45th, 50th, 55th, 60th, 65th and 70th birthdays.