Free NHS Health Check

Helping you prevent heart disease, stroke, diabetes and kidney disease.

Aged 40 – 74? You are eligible for a free NHS Health Check.

Do you Want to Live a healthier lifestyle? 

The Healthy Lifestyle Service is able to give you free advice, structured support and appointments with qualified practitioners regarding alcohol, smoking, weight loss, activity and healthy eating. Please follow the link to visit the Healthy Lifestyle Service website:
or ring 0113 843 4537 for further details.

Bowel Cancer Screening Programme

If you are aged 60 – 74 and registered with a GP you will automatically be sent a free kit to help detect bowel cancer early.  If you are 70 or over you can call 0800 707 60 60  to request your free kit.  For more information go to

NHS Health Encyclopedia

Click here to go to the NHS Health Encyclopedia which allows you to access information and advice on a range of conditions, surgical procedures, medications, and health issues.

Some of the most popular health encyclopedia topics have been translated into other languages. You can access these topics by clicking on the image in the bottom left-hand corner of every page on the website.