National Cholesterol Month October 2020

How much do you know about cholesterol?

Test your knowledge for a free download of our Easy Mini-Guide to Cholesterol, with loads of helpful tips, heart-healthy recipes and information about how to get your cholesterol levels checked, what the results mean and how to keep a healthier cholesterol level.

 

We all need some cholesterol in our bodies just to keep us ticking over, but having too much can clog up your arteries and lead to health problems in the future.

By getting a simple cholesterol test and making positive lifestyle changes, most people can keep their cholesterol levels healthy. So, this National Cholesterol Month 'Let's Talk About Cholesterol'.

The Great Cholesterol Challenge

If you are looking for a challenge this October, why not take on our “Great Cholesterol Challenge”*. Being active is a major part of looking after your cholesterol levels, keeping your heart healthy and helping to prevent heart disease. Walk, cycle, run or swim 100 miles in October and get sponsored to help raise vital funds for HEART UK.

Open a ‘Virgin Money Giving’ page

 

*PLEASE NOTE:  By completing the challenge you are doing this at your own risk and the charity cannot be held responsible for any injury caused. Read our terms and conditions here.

Anyone for tea?

Anyone for tea?  We have developed some great new heart healthier treats and bakes so why not hold a garden gathering of no more than 6 or cake and coffee video chat and ask everyone to donate to attend?  Have a look at our great new recipes here 
 

Hospitals/Clinics/GP Surgeries

We would love you to get involved. If you would like to host a National Cholesterol Month stand at work or host a healthy bake sale in your hospital/clinic, please do get in touch and we can send you some resources, just email literature@heartuk.org.uk

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