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Over 83,000 people have had NHS Health Check in East Sussex – have you?

Cynthia Lyons, East Sussex acting director of public healthPEOPLE in East Sussex are being urged not to miss out on a free NHS Health Check which could help them live longer and healthier lives.

The check, which can lower the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, heart disease, stroke, kidney disease and dementia, is offered to people aged 40 to 74 who don’t already have one of those conditions. Continue reading