Living a healthy lifestyle
Living a healthy lifestyle
Living healthily is important at every age and this area has lots of information to help you live a healthy lifestyle. You can find advice about eating a healthy diet, keeping active, and information about support to help you stop smoking. There is also information here about sexual health services, heart health and more.
20 Records in Living a healthy lifestyle filtered by Key words "advice and information".
Heatwaves - health risks and staying safe
Description: During heatwaves some people are particularly at risk of health problems, including very young people, elderly people and people with health conditions or disabilities.
107 The Maltings, 169 Tower Bridge Road, London, SE1 3LJ
Telephone: 0808 800 6013 (treatment helpline) or 0208 616 2210 (office)
Description: HIV i-Base is a treatment activist group, HIV-positive led and committed to providing timely HIV treatment information both to positive people and to health care professionals.
Keeping cool during hot weather
Telephone: 111 (for urgent medical help or advice when it's not a 999 emergency)
Description: Hot weather brings health risks, so it’s important to be aware of how to keep cool and to be aware of anyone who might be at risk during the hot weather such as friends, family or neighbours.
Keeping your heart healthy
Telephone: 0300 330 3311 (British Heart Foundation helpline)
Description: NHS Choices and The British Heart Foundation provide information on keeping your heart healthy.
London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS)
PO Box 7324, London, N1 9QS
Telephone: 020 7837 6768 (office)
Description: London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS) provides information, support and referral services for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people and anyone who needs to consider issues around their sexuality.
Mental health - NHS Choices
Description: NHS Choices provides detailed information on the symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention of many of the most common mental health conditions.
5 Baring Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2NB
Telephone: 01494 687600 or 07966 976 749 textphone
Description: SignHealth is a charity that is focussed on improving the mental and physical health of Deaf people.
Veterans' support service Wandsworth - STOLL
STOLL, 446 Fulham Road, London, SW6 1DT
Telephone: 020 7385 2110
Description: STOLL's veterans' support service provides help and assistance for residents of the borough of Wandsworth who have served in the British Armed Forces.
Wandsworth Stop Smoking Service
Telephone: Freephone 0800 389 7921 (anytime), 020 8871 5062 (Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm)
Description: Wandsworth Stop Smoking Service offers free help, advice and access to Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) and other stop smoking medications to all smokers who live and work in the Wandsworth area.
Wandsworth Wellbeing Hub
Telephone: 020 8812 6700
Description: The Wandsworth Wellbeing Hub is a new website and telephone signposting service which is a gateway to information about services, self-help groups and activities in the local community.