5 Reasons Why You Should Be Scheduling Your Preventive Care Now

Self-care can feel a little selfish and sometimes it feels like there is never enough time to put yourself first. Neither is true when it comes to preventive care services. Now is a great time to put you – and your health first by getting your preventive health care visits scheduled for the year.

Keeping up with your preventive care can help you stay healthy. Routine checkups, immunizations, and screenings for disease prevention can help you manage your overall health and wellness while detecting early warning signs of more serious health issues.

Need a little more convincing? Check out this list of 5 reasons to get preventive health care from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. The QR code at the bottom takes you to the My Healthfinder Tool that provides suggestions for preventive care services based on your age and sex.

Other factors like your health history come into play so your doctor is the most important source of information about your health. Consult with yours to come up with a game plan for preventive health recommendations specific to you!

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The graphic from this article is shared from the Department of Health and Human Services and can be found here: https://health.gov/myhealthfinder/takegoodcare

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Listen to your care providers as they know you and your condition best. Thank you for reading!

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