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Know Your Numbers Week

This toolkit provides resources to help raise awareness of Know Your Numbers! Week, 9th -15th September 2019. To make it as easy as possible, most of this you can just copy and paste and use it without editing it.
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Further information on the campaign can be found Blood Pressure UK website here.  Images to use on social media and websites and a full list of participating pharmacies and local pop up events are available to download from the related documents tab on this page.

Website copy – to upload to practice websites

Know your numbers – get your blood checked to help you live well for longer

1 in 3 people in the UK have high blood pressure, but many don’t know it. It doesn’t have any symptoms so, the only way to find out is to get a blood pressure check.   

As part of Know Your Numbers Week (9th-15th September), the UK’s biggest free blood pressure testing event, you can get your blood pressure checked for free at over 50 local pharmacies or pop up events across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. Find one near you HERE

High blood pressure can lead to heart attacks and strokes, as well as other illnesses. Once you Know Your Numbers! you can get support to help you maintain a healthy blood pressure and reduce your risk of these diseases and live well for longer.

Social media

Practices are encouraged to help raise awareness of campaigns through their social media channels – Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. You can use any of the following tweets and Facebook posts on your accounts, images are available in the ‘related documents’ section on this page.

Facebook

1 in 3 people in the UK have high blood pressure, but most don’t know it. It doesn’t have any symptoms so, the only way to find out is to get a blood pressure check.   Over 50 pharmacies locally are offering free blood pressure checks – find one near you  https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/news-and-events/latest-news/know-your-numbers-with-free-blood-pressure-checks-locally/

It’s Know Your Numbers Week – chance to get your blood pressure checked for free to help you live well for longer. Over 50 pharmacies locally are offering free blood pressure checks and advice – find one near you https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/news-and-events/latest-news/know-your-numbers-with-free-blood-pressure-checks-locally/

Known as the silent killer as there are no symptoms, high blood pressure is the biggest single cause of death in the UK.  Get your blood pressure checked for free as part of Know Your Numbers Week – find out more here https://www.cambridgeshireandpeterboroughccg.nhs.uk/news-and-events/latest-news/know-your-numbers-with-free-blood-pressure-checks-locally/

Twitter

1 in 3 people in the UK have high blood pressure, but most don’t know it. Over 50 pharmacies locally are offering free blood pressure checks. #KnowYourNumbers - find one near you here https://bit.ly/2lTRiYH 

It’s #KnowYourNumbers Week – chance to get your blood pressure checked for free to help you live well for longer. Over 50 pharmacies locally are offering free blood pressure checks and advice – find one near you here https://bit.ly/2lTRiYH

Known as the silent killer as there are no symptoms, high blood pressure is the biggest single cause of death in the UK.  Get your blood pressure checked for free – find out more here https://bit.ly/2lTRiYH  #KnowYourNumbers


06/09/2019