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2017

Get your free pulse check for Atrial Fibrillation Aware Week

For Atrial Fibrillation Aware Week your local NHS is offering you free pulse checks, information and advice between 10am and 12pm at a pop up stall at Parkview Centre for Health and Wellbeing, 56 Bloemfontein Rd, White City, London W12 7FG. 

Did you know...?

  • One in four people will develop AF; it affects an estimated 1.5 million across the UK and in excess of 16 million worldwide.
  • AF can be detected cheaply and easily with a simple manual pulse check.
  • Every 15 seconds someone suffers an AF-related stroke, yet most can be prevented using appropriate anticoagulation therapy.
  • AF, and AF related illness, costs the NHS over £2.2 billion each year

Please do drop in!