Simple Advice on how to prevent Heart Disease
Lifestyle Assessment Service offered by Asset Chemist
There is a variety of types of heart disease one can obtain; it’s the central cause of death in the nation (UK) and international. Despite this, it’s very simple to prevent heart disease, you need to keep your blood pressure and other traits of heart health under control.
It’s very important to be informed about heart disease because research shows that the number of strokes in the young population has increased drastically.
Preventing heart disease at Asset Chemist:
At Asset Chemist, our priority is to help prevent heart disease throughout the service.
This is by offering assessment such as blood pressure and cholesterol checks. We raise awareness about heart disease via several means of media which will reduce the admissions of customers into A&E due to high blood pressure. This is because it will be detected earlier so that actions can be taken.
A few tips from Asset Chemist to reduce your chances of obtaining heart disease are:
- Quit/Don’t smoke
- Consume a heart-healthy diet
- Exercise several times a week for at least 30 to 60 minutes
- Get consistent health screenings
- Get a sufficient amount of sleep
The lifestyle assessment services we offer that will help with the prevention of heart disease include:
- Blood pressure service
- Cholesterol screening service
- Diabetes screening service
- Weight management programme
- Smoking cessation programme
Other programmes we offer are the ‘compliance and disability aid’ and ‘under 19’s free emergency contraception.’
In order for us as health professionals to calculate a customer’s heart risk, we carry out cholesterol screening alongside the blood pressure service. Moreover, we do body fat testing, body mass index (BMI) and find out about their families medical history. When the results are found, we offer other advice in place through a customer consultation such as diet and exercise health measures.
Asset Chemist will provide you with a friendly, effective service to prevent the risk of getting heart disease and others.
Call us today to discuss how we can help on 01375 846316 or pop into the shop to speak with a pharmacist.
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