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

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….

What is a DEXA scan
Apr
23

What is a DEXA scan?

By Echelon Health

What is a DEXA scan? A DEXA scan – or dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry – is also known as a bone density scan. It is a medical imaging test that is…

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Apr
09

Choosing The Best Private Health Check: A Helpful Guide

By Echelon Health

Private health checks are a great way to monitor your health to help you make important lifestyle choices for the future. However, choosing the right private health clinic can be…

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Mar
30

How to ensure good kidney health

By Echelon Health

The kidneys are the organs responsible for filtering waste products, excess water, and other impurities from your blood. These waste products are stored in the bladder and later expelled through…

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Mar
17

World Sleep Day: Tips & advice

By Echelon Health

Sleep, glorious sleep. Whether or not you get the recommended 8-9 hours a night, we all need a certain amount of it to allow the body to repair, restore and…

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Jan
18

Vaccines within the UK – What have we ordered, what are their success rates and when can life return to normal.

By Echelon Health

Within the UK there are three approved Covid-19 Vaccines; Pfizer, Oxford/AstraZaneca and Moderna; but how safe are they? The traditional process of developing a vaccine is slow. Speaking at the…

Covid
Dec
03

Vitamin D and Covid-19

By Echelon Health

In light of the persuasive circumstantial evidence that vitamin D deficiency may play a major contributory role to Covid-19 infection, progression, severity and mortality, and given the high prevalence of vitamin…

Radiation Health Concerns | 5th Generation
Nov
17

5G: Echelon Health explore radiation health concerns

By Echelon Health

5G, which stands for 5th generation, is the latest and fastest version of cellular internet which can be up to 100 times faster than its previous self, 4G. There are…

What happens when you have a stroke
Oct
30

What Happens Inside Your Body When You Have A Stroke?

By Echelon Health

There are around 100,000 recorded strokes in the UK each year which account for around 38,000 deaths, 80% of which could be preventable. A stroke is a very serious condition…

Heart CT scan in London - Echelon Health
Jul
15

Heart CT Scan in London – What To Expect

By Echelon Health

According to the British Heart Foundation, 115,000 cases of heart and circulatory disease could be prevented over the next decade if early detection of precursors to heart disease, like atherosclerosis…