The NHS Health Check is a free check up of your overall health. It can tell you whether you’re at higher risk of getting certain health problems such as;
During an appointment you can expect your blood pressure, cholesterol and BMI to be checked.
What do my results mean?
Your Body Mass Index (BMI) is a measure that uses your height and weight to work out if your weight is healthy
Find out what your BMI score means
The more you drink, the higher your risk of serious health problems
Find out more about your alcohol use score
High cholesterol can increase the risk of stroke and heart attack. Find out how you can make small changes
Find out what your cholesterol result means
High blood pressure increases the risk of serious health problems like heart attack, stroke and type 2 diabetes
Find out more about your high blood pressure score
Many people have type 2 diabetes without realising it, however it can lead to serious health conditions
Find out about your risk of developing diabetes