Healthy You: Government Guidelines

Physical Activity 

Regular physical activity provides a range of physical and mental health benefits. These include reducing the risk of disease, managing existing conditions, and developing and maintaining physical and mental function. The UK government guidelines provide recommendations on the frequency, intensity, duration and types of physical activity at different life stages, from early to later years. Benefits build up over time, but it is never too late to gain health benefits from taking up physical activity: 

Healthy Eating 

For the most up-to-date guidance on a healthy, balanced diet, visit the NHS Live Well website (external link) 

If you feel you would benefit from some one-to-one support for you and/or your family, email 

Further advice can be found on the NHS Healthy Steps Programme (external link), there to help you and your family eat better and move more.