Health and Wellbeing

We believe in supporting the Government's simple health message of eating five fruits and vegetables a day and exercising regularly for 30 minutes. 

Here are some of our Prime Tips .....  ­

  • Eating five fruit and vegetable a day provides important vitamins and minerals.  Eating healthier also makes you feel better both physically and mentally 
  • Try 30 minutes of exercise every day.  You can do anything you really enjoy and this includes swimming, dancing, gardening, just keep moving!  You will feel better
  • Socialising, learning, playing games, solving puzzles and cross words all keep your brain active 
  • Drink alcohol moderately as drinking too much can raise blood pressure 
  • Have regular health checks to check for high cholesterol and high blood pressure and to provide peace of mind.
  • Contact NHS Direct for confidential advice and information on health matters. http://www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk/

Did you know?

  • Dr Henderson has some intersting views on Swine Flu  - Click Here
  • One of the highest risk factors to health is smoking.
  • One in three adults will be obese by 2012, that's almost 13million men and women - Click Here  
  • Drinking 3 or more cups of tea a day can help play a role in warding off heart disease - for more info
  • 55% of people yawn within 5 minutes of seeing some else yawn. Reading about yawning makes most people yawn.  Hello, Zzzzzzz!

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