Keeping fit is the perfect prescription for patients in Rotherham

Free health consultations were used to launch a GP Referral scheme at Aston-cum-Aughton Leisure Centre.
Free health consultations were used to launch a GP Referral scheme at Aston-cum-Aughton Leisure Centre.
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Patients in South Yorkshire are being prescribed exercise to manage their health conditions through a new GP referral scheme.

The Fit4Health programme allows doctors to refer people with illnesses such as diabetes, angina and depression for 12 weeks of gym and swimming sessions at Aston-cum-Aughton Leisure Centre.

An open day is happening at the centre on April 8 from 9am to 2pm.