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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Screening Programme

AAA screening is a simple ultrasound test free of charge to all men in the year they turn 65. Screening is offered to detect dangerous swellings of the aorta – the primary blood vessel connecting the heart to the rest of the body. AAAs are…

Behaviour Change

Change is not a smooth process It is important that you understand that successful behaviour change is not a smooth process and it takes time and effort. Think of behaviour change as a long process, where you build on each small success and learn from any setbacks…

Cancer Screening

Screening can detect a problem early before you have any symptoms. Finding out about a problem early can mean that treatment is more effective. Finding out you have a health problem or are at increase of developing a health problem can help you make better informed…

Check Your Health

From online interactive tools and self-assessments to the NHS Health Check – there are lots of ways you can check and assess your health. Finding out more about your health and whether you have a risk factor for a health condition can be really helpful,…

Drink Less

It may seem like you don't drink much, but a drink or two most evenings can do harm to your body. From making you gain weight to increasing your risk of cancer, alcohol can have serious effects on your body. The more you drink, and…

Eat Well

Being a healthy weight means you're at less risk of developing preventable diseases such as heart disease and Type 2 diabetes. Click on the sections below to find out more.

Flu Vaccines

Flu can be serious - even fatal - so ensure you get your flu jab. Find out where you can get your flu vaccine here. Flu vaccination, sometimes known as the flu jab, is available every year on the NHS to help protect adults and children at…

Healthy Living Pharmacies

In Wolverhampton community pharmacies are (or are working towards becoming) accredited Healthy Living Pharmacies.  As well as providing medicines, Health Living Pharmacies provide free, friendly and accessible advice about health and wellbeing.  They are able to offer professional advice and support on a range of areas…

One You Wolverhampton

We want everyone in Wolverhampton to live happy, healthy lives. There are many factors which affect our health, from the environment, such as the air we breathe or the quality of the house we live in; our lifestyle, including the food we eat and exercise…

Stress Less

Feeling stressed? If the answer is yes, you're not alone. Stress is the feeling of being under too much mental or emotional pressure, and pressure turns into stress when you feel unable to cope. A bit of stress is normal and can help push you…
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