What are the Mandatory Health Tests for Women

3 Nov

Age affect the level of health. Therefore, we need the best care to maintain the stability of health at all age levels.

In order for the quality of life maintained until old age, doing routine medical tests as early prevention of dangerous diseases. Note also the priority of the examination based on age, as quoted Fit Sugar.

Every 5 Years

• Physical Examination
National Institutes of Health advise women to perform a physical examination at the age of 20s and 30s. The things that examined include the overall physical, neurological, vital organs and blood circulation in the body.

• Cholesterol
If you have a 20 year old, your cholesterol checked every 5 years is a must do. The inspection process is done very fast and deep. Once you get past 12 hours, you will do a blood test to measure levels of total cholesterol, the amount of good and bad cholesterol and triglyceride levels.

Every 3-5 Years

• Pap smear
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommends testing the importance of reproductive health for women aged 21-65 years. If the results are good, the test can be done again after three to five years.

Every 3 Years

• Breast Examination
This is an important yardstick to prevent it and how great the risk of breast cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, women in their 20s and 30s must conduct a clinical breast exam every three years.

Women are advised to begin a test of annual mammograms starting 40 years. However, for women who have a close family history of breast cancer, suggested doing mammograms earlier.

Every two years

• Examination of the eye
The American Optometric Association recommends to perform a thorough eye exam every two years. In addition to a medical check, you also should undergo a visual acuity to see the level of need for glasses.


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