Pop into Leech Pharmacy if you would like to chat about any health issues that we may help you with, let us to review your prescriptions and ask you some simple questions about your lifestyle. Many health concerns can be resolved by your pharmacist, if we believe you need to see your doctor we will advise accordingly.
We can measure your blood pressure and heart rate.
Monitoring your health can make a big difference to your general well-being and ultimately your life expectancy.
High blood pressureHigh blood pressure also called hypertension, if not treated or kept under control it is one of the major risk factors for heart disease and stroke.
According the the Mayo Clinic, High blood pressure is a risk factor for more than heart disease. Uncontrolled high blood pressure can lead to disability, a poor quality of life, or even a fatal heart attack or stroke.
Treatment and lifestyle changes can help control your high blood pressure to reduce your risk of life-threatening complications.
Low blood pressure
The causes of low blood pressure can range from dehydration to serious medical or surgical disorders. It’s important to find out what’s causing your low blood pressure so that it can be treated.