Get a Check Up: Health Screenings for 20-30 year olds

swimming 388910 640 300x199 Get a Check Up: Health Screenings for 20 30 year olds PhotoFor many of us, the arrival of our 20s brings the first time we seek to take responsibility for our health on our own with the goal of leading healthier, longer lives.

Regular medical examinations and tests are a crucial part of achieving this.  They can detect problems before they are symptomatic so that treatment results are improved.  They also foster relationships with our health care providers so should a health problem arise, we already have a reliable doctor we can feel comfortable being treated by.

Besides a physical examination, done twice in your 20s if you are asymptomatic, the following health screenings are recommended when you’re an adult.

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*Abnormal cholesterol arises from:

 

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