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Active4Health, Exercise on Referral
Ageing
well
Framework for personalised care and population health, Living well for longer
Health
Protection
Immunisations, Flu
Help2Change Service
Delivery Guidance
What we do with your information, Help2Change Emis Template User Guides, Occupation Guidance, Service User Satisfaction Questionnaire
Help2Change Standard
Operating Procedures
NHS Health Checks, Stop Smoking Services, Weight Management Services
Making Every Contact
Count (MECC)
Many long-terms diseases in our population are closely linked to known behavioural risk factors....
Mental Health
& Wellbeing
Members Briefing Documents, Public Health England, Department of health orderline, Mental Health and Wellbeing - A series of special briefings for Shropshire County elected members summary.
Network Events
& Training
Help2Change training events, Health Check Web-based learning resource, Feedback from Network Event 27th September 2016
NHS Health Checks:
Professional Resources
One
You
Our lifestyles can be more unhealthy than we think. Start the fight back to a healthier you....
Physical
Activty
Active4Health Exercise on Referral programme, British Heart Foundation National Centre, British Heart Foundation publications, Department of Health resources, Mechanisms of Physical Activity – How does it work?, NICE guidelines, Physical Activity - MacMillian resources, Public Health England Resources
Practical
resources
Public Health England Resources , Resources Loan Library
Pregnancy &
0-19
Healthy Start, Department of health publications orderline, Public health Framework, Active4Health - Exercise during Pregnancy and Post-Natal
Sexual
health
Stop
Smoking
Carbon Monoxide, E-cigarettes: Help2Change position statement, Service User Satisfaction Questionnaire, Window of Opportunity Chart
Weight
Management
Help2Slim documents, NICE guidelines, Fit Families - Children & families weight management service
HeartAge
As we get older, our risk of developing heart health problems related to our lifestyle tends to...

Fact Zone


More than six million people around the world have taken the Heart Age Test.
CVD is one of the main causes of premature death in the UK (death before age 75).  28% of premature deaths in men and 19% of premature deaths in women were from CVD in 2012.
“Just because you’'re not sick doesn’t mean you’re healthy” ~ Author Unknown
“It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver”. Mahatma Gandhi
Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) includes all the diseases of the heart and circulation including coronary heart disease (angina and heart attack), heart failure, congenital heart disease and stroke.
“A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.” ~ Spanish Proverb.
There are around 150,000 incidents of stroke every year in the UK.
“Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it.”
CVD remains the biggest cause of death in the UK, resulting in more than 45,000 deaths in people less than 75years in 2010.
“Take care of your body. It’'s the only place you have to live.” ~Jim Rohn