Often, “any dangerous situations” do not show clear signs and symptoms until they are very serious. A timely diagnosis not only keeps a health check, but also helps to deal with any problems that may arise in a timely manner, experts say
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Early diagnosis is one of the most important aspects of preventive care. If a person gets an early diagnosis, they can better manage their illness and be ready for the future.
Under 19 to 20 years of age (after every three years):
• Thyroid • Sugar • Hormonal disorders, etc.
Between 20 to 40 years of age (after every three years):
• Heart health • Sugar • Urine infection • Chest Infection, etc.
Above 40 years of age (after every three years):
• Heart health • Sugar • Bone Health • Kidney health
Women and health checkups
“Along with the tests mentioned above, women over 40 years of age should go for breast screening. Also between 20 to 30 years of age, women should opt for pap smear test to reduce the risk of cervical cancer,” mentioned Dr Jain.