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.
47 Records in Living a healthy lifestyle.
Description: The NHS Choices website provides information on healthy eating, including topics such as 5-a-day, food safety, losing weight, eating disorders, digestive health and more.
Telephone: 0345 607 6823
Description: The Healthy Start scheme can help you buy basic foods like milk or fruit, if you're pregnant or have a child under 4 years old.
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.
HIV and AIDS - General information and advice
Description: NHS Choices has comprehensive information and advice about HIV and AIDS, including symptoms, causes, and treatments.
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.
Hope House Treatment Centre
Hope House Treatment Centre 52 Rectory Grove, London , SW4 0EB
Telephone: 020 7622 7833
Description: Hope House treatment centre is run by a charity called Action on Addiction and is for women only.
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.
(next to the Children's Zoo), Carriage Drive North, Battersea Park, London, SW11 4NJ
Telephone: 020 7228 6843
Description: London Recumbents is based partly in Battersea Park and specialises in bicycles for cyclists with special needs, for families and riders of recumbent bicycles.