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Free blood pressure checks at Pharmacies

Free blood pressure checks at Pharmacies If you are over 40, you can get a free blood pressure check at a local pharmacy. No appointment is needed. You can find pharmacies offering free blood pressure checks on the NHS website. Why is it important? High blood pressure is the biggest cause of cardiovascular disease, which … Continued

Greener Disposal of Inhalers

Did you know?? ‘Spray’ type inhalers, or metered dose inhalers (MDIs) are the most common type of inhaler used in the UK MDIs contain a gas, or propellant, in a metal canister that you press down to release the medicine into your lungs. That gas is a powerful greenhouse gas.  This means when it is … Continued

BMI calculator

Use this calculator to check your body mass index (BMI) and find out if you are a healthy weight. Or, use it to check your child’s BMI centile.

Medicines A-Z

Medicines A to Z   Visit the Medicines A to Z page on the NHS website to find out about hundreds of types of medication.