SO, WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT IN A HEALTH CHECK?
» Anaemia screenings are done with a pin prick test to check haemoglobin levels.
» A blood pressure reading can be done with a cuff around the arm, while the blood test to determine total cholesterol doesn’t require fasting.
» With the breast-check education, you will be instructed on what a lump feels like with a model, latex breast with hidden lumps, to raise the awareness of self-breast examination at all ages.
» The pharmacists then encourage lifestyle discussions where you can chat about your diet, exercise and smoking habits and get some handy tips.