High blood pressure (hypertension) affects one in three adults in the UK and, if left untreated, it can lead to heart problems, strokes and damage to other vital organs. Therefore, it’s crucial to be aware of the risks and how you can reduce them. Pressure Check is FREE and is a quick and easy way to check your blood pressure.
What happens during the Blood Pressure Check?
A member of our trained pharmacy staff will take your blood pressure in the privacy of a consultation room. Your result will be explained to you and you will be offered any advice and support needed to manage your blood pressure. If appropriate, we may refer you to your doctor.
Where can I get my blood pressure checked?
You can have your blood pressure checked at Fishpool Pharmacy. No appointment is usually needed; just call in and ask one of our pharmacy team.
How long will it take?
The check-up will only take a few minutes, but our staff member will take as long as required to answer any questions you have.
Does this check-up cost anything?
No, this service is free.
What do I do next?
Visit us at Fishpool Pharmacy and ask for your free check-up.