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Healthier lives

By encouraging small positives changes in our everyday behaviour, together we can reduce the risk of a series of long term conditions such as cancer, diabetes and heart disease which affect many of the most vulnerable residents in our borough.
  • Eating healthily

    Eating healthily will not only make you look and feel better, it will also help your body fight off infections and long-term conditions like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Help to get active

    Being more active with a healthier lifestyle can have great benefits for your physical and emotional wellbeing. ActiveNewham has the skills, commitment and local knowledge to help you get more active

  • Healthy hearts

    Newham has the highest premature death rate from cardiovascular disease in London. Find out about heart disease, including local resources for you and your family to access.

  • Help to stop smoking

    The Newham Stop Smoking Service provides FREE support and advice locally to all smokers living or working in Newham. It has helped many thousands of people quit the habit.

  • NHS Health Check

    NHS Health Checks aim to help prevent heart disease, stroke, diabetes, kidney disease & dementia. Everyone aged 40 - 74 is eligible for a check every 5 years through their GP.

For a list of organisations that can help you to live a healthier life, click on the directory link below and enter your postcode:

Eating healthily

Keeping fit

Stop smoking