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The Echelon Health Blog. An informed view on the world of Personal Health Assessment.
Jun
09

Can Cancer Ever Be Prevented?

By Echelon Health

There are things that everyone can do that can help them reduce the chances of developing cancer. While not all cancers are preventable, certain risk factors, if cut from your…

Jun
01

What Is Skin Cancer and What Screening Tests Are There?

By Echelon Health

Skin cancer is the growth of abnormal cells on the outer layer of the skin. Mutation can cause these abnormal cells to multiply rapidly, leading to cancerous tumours. Skin cancer…

May
25

8 highly preventable cancers and how to reduce the risk of developing them

By Echelon Health

Cancer, unfortunately, is quite a common diagnosis among people, especially those of older age. However, some types of cancer can be managed or effectively prevented. This blog will be going…

May
19

Can early screening eradicate colon cancer?

By Echelon Health

Colon cancer, also known as bowel cancer or rectal cancer, is the 4th most common cancer in the UK among men and women with about 42,900 new bowel cancer cases…

May
13

The Best Time to Invest in Health Assessments

By Echelon Health

Most of us will reach a point in our lives when we start to worry about our health. You may wonder if you have any underlying health issues or an…

May
04

Why Is Health Screening the Way Forward In Healthcare?

By Echelon Health

Thanks to the advancements in healthcare technology, we can now detect diseases at a much quicker rate and identify them earlier on in the process. Health screenings have continued to…

Apr
26

Biggest benefits of private health assessments

By Echelon Health

Being able to detect problems before they become serious is one of the main reasons for having a health check-up – but you can’t always use public services for prevention….

Apr
13

Top Six tips to take care of your health on a busy schedule

By Echelon Health

When you have a busy schedule, many of us don’t think about practising self-care or prioritising our health, happiness, and mental well-being. Works stress and daily responsibilities may become overwhelming,…

Apr
07

Full body health check-up at Echelon Health: Platinum and Gold Assessments

By Echelon Health

Echelon Health found its roots in the Harley Street Medical Area over 15 years ago with the intent to equip people with detailed information about their health and encourage them…

Apr
01

What are the best scans for imaging the body?

By Echelon Health

There are several differences between MRI and CT scans, though both are used for imaging purposes. To know which imaging modality is more suited for imaging the brain, depends on…

Mar
23

How Is Ovarian Cancer Diagnosed?

By Echelon Health

Ovarian cancer is a catch-all term for a selection of illnesses that are found in the ovaries or other areas in the female reproductive system, such as the fallopian tubes….

Mar
16

Private health checks for heart diseases

By Echelon Health

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) is an umbrella term for all diseases relating to the heart and circulation (blood vessels). It includes everything from conditions that are inherited or that a person…