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The Echelon Health Blog. An informed view on the world of Personal Health Assessment.
Jun
30

What can you do to prevent Osteoporosis?

By Echelon Health

Although osteoporosis is a bone disease that can be genetically passed down, there are certain lifestyle choices you can make to prevent it. This helpful guide from Echelon Health will…

Jun
16

How to prevent musculoskeletal issues

By Echelon Health

Our musculoskeletal system includes our bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, and other structures that connect the body and help it move and navigate the world around us. As such, it is…

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,…

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…

Mar
02

How ageing changes your heart and blood vessels

By Echelon Health

Our body goes through many changes as we start to get older. This, of course, includes the heart and blood vessels. While many changes are common and don’t pose a…