Have your Vitality Check, which includes screenings for blood glucose, blood pressure, cholesterol and a weight assessment.
Visit a pharmacy in the Vitality Wellness Network or your company’s Wellness Day to have a Vitality Check. You’ll find out your risk for common chronic diseases of lifestyle like hypertension, type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol and obesity.
The cost and where to have the Vitality Check
Earning Vitality points
|Assessment||Vitality points||Goal range||Bonus points|
|Weight assessment||1000||Body mass index* between 18.5 and 24.9 and a waist circumference for men of less than 102cm and for women less than 88cm||4000|
|Blood pressure||500||Reading of 140mmHg/90mmHG or less||2 500|
|Glucose||500||Reading of less than 7.8 mmol/l||2 500|
|Cholesterol||500||Reading of less than 5 mmol/l||2 500|
Find your nearest pharmacy in the Vitality Wellness Network. Call the pharmacy to make an appointment and have your Vitality Check done.
Places where you can complete the Vitality Check
If you complete a Vitality Check at a Vitality Wellness Network pharmacy, a Discovery Health Wellness Day or Discovery Wellness Centre, your results will be submitted automatically. If you complete your health checks at a GP or other authentic test facilities we need you to send us your official results by emailing us on firstname.lastname@example.org or by faxing us on (011) 539 7347.