A question we ask ourselves when we feel like we’ve not had enough sleep or rest. While it's common to sometimes feel tired or run down, there could also be other, more serious reasons as to why you may be suffering from a lack of energy.
The solution might be simple, such as a small change to your lifestyle or working pattern. It could be that you could be lacking in vitamins and minerals, suffering from sleep deprivation or maybe you have weight issues or fatigue.
What are the common causes of fatigue?
There are a number of medical reasons for feeling tired, perhaps it is a change of diets or it might be a more complex medical condition such as diabetes or an underactive thyroid. Whatever the cause, we’re here to help you understand the next steps to your treatment plan.
This is a check-up for adults of any age or gender who are lacking energy, experiencing tiredness or feeling lethargic. If you’ve recently had extreme weight loss or gain, are feeling exhausted, are suffering from low libido or perhaps feel there could be a hormone imbalance or hormone problem then this could answer your questions.
Why do I always feel tired?
At Virgin Care Private we realise there are no magic fixes or one size fits all approaches. Our personalised health check-up can help diagnose problems and based on the results, create a treatment plan to help you start the day feeling bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.
Why am I tried all the time health check-up is here for:
•A bespoke consultation with a consultant followed by a personal medical report
•Medical history and lifestyle assessment
•Height, weight, blood pressure and BMI check
•Thorough blood tests including a full blood count
•Liver function test, renal function, electrolytes and calcium
•Short synacthen test to include 3 cortisol level estimations
•Urine analysis, diabetes risk, anaemia risk and cardiovascular disease risk
•Detailed look at liver disease risk, kidney disease risk and cholesterol risk
•Tips for staying happy, healthy and fit
Depending on your age, health and levels of fitness, we will tailor your why am I tired all the time health check-up. If you are unsure of which tests you need, please give us a call on 0300 247 0121.
Your check-up will take around 60 minutes and during your why am I tired all the time screening, we’ll take a look at your current health and fitness. Blood pressure measurements and BMI checks help us draw up a personal action plan to keep you fit and healthy. We’ll also find out more about your family medical history to help assess the risk of developing diabetes, anaemia or depression.
Let us help you start living life better
From booking your why can’t I lose weight health check-up to your bespoke check-up and consultation, we’ll look after you throughout the process:
1.To book in just call us on 0300 247 0121. You pay for your health assessment after you’ve checked out
2.Once you’ve booked in, we’ll then text you a reminder of the time and date you should arrive and who you’ll be seeing
3.We’ll ask you to arrive a little early and you’ll be looked after by one of our hand-picked doctors, or one of our team
4.You can arrange a follow-up consultation with us at check out, we’ll be more than happy to discuss your progress.
We hold ourselves to the very highest standards of confidentiality. Everything we talk about will be confidential.
If you'd like to book an appointment or make an enquiry, please give us a call on 0300 247 0121.
We don’t take a payment upfront for our GP services. We always request that you tell us as soon as possible if you can’t attend an appointment. We do take a payment upfront for our consultant appointments and that can be done at the time of booking. We’ll be more than happy to cancel or re-schedule any consultant appointments for free up to 24 hours before your appointment. If your appointment is less than 24 hours away, our policy is that we ask for 50% of your total booking fee as a late cancellation fee. If you feel you may be late for your appointment, please contact us on 0300 247 0121 and we will do what we can to help you.
If, for whatever reason, you miss your consultant appointment and haven’t informed us at least 24 hours in advance, unfortunately we will need to charge you £180 towards the appointment as a late cancellation fee.