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Healthcare Professionals

"If physical activity were a drug, we would refer to it as a miracle cure, due to the great many illnesses it can prevent and help treat."

- UK Chief Medical Officer, 2010.

As a healthcare professional, it's important to understand the many benefits of sport and exercise for patients. Exercise is not only essential for maintaining good physical health, but it also has a positive impact on mental health and overall well-being. Regular physical activity can help prevent and manage chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and obesity. It can also reduce the risk of certain cancers, stroke, and depression. For patients with existing health conditions, exercise can help improve their symptoms and quality of life.

Active Mums - Moving Medicine - hub of useful training and resources based on feedback from GPs midwives and health visitors to arm health professionals with knowledge to have proactive conversations with new mums around phyiscal activity.