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March sees the launch of ‘One You’; a new public health campaign supporting adults in choosing to lead healthier lifestyles and reduce their risk of developing long-term conditions in the future.
Without knowing it, by the time we reach our 40’s and 50’s, we have dramatically increased the chances of becoming ill later in life – be it through smoking, drinking too much alcohol, following a bad diet or being a bit of a couch potato.
“Modern life makes it very easy for us to make unhealthy choices” explains Dr Elango Vijaykumar, a local GP and chair of East Surrey Clinical Commissioning Group.
Dr Elango Vijaykumar along with GP’s across the country are advising people to make a change. “Tempting treats in easy reach, bigger portions for everything we eat and technology that allows us to shop, stay in touch and be entertained without ever having to leave the sofa. Sometimes it feels as though life is ganging up on us. But now is the time to fight back.”
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East Surrey Carers Support Association
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National Diabetes Audit (NDA)
This GP practice is taking part in an important national project about diabetes care and treatment in the NHS. The project is called the National Diabetes Audit (NDA).