It has been broadly accepted that “Prevention is better than Cure”. Our health is our greatest treasure. Taking care of our health is utmost important. In our daily life, we keep on looking for excuses to not visit our doctor. So it could be for saving money or for any other reasons like ‘I am too young and healthy to go to a doctor’, ‘I don’t have time today; may be next week, I’ll get an appointment…”, we keep on ignoring our health. We do not understand the fact that performing regular health check–ups from the young age can actually save many lives. Sparing some cash today by overlooking occasional registration could expand the danger of event of a few medical problems in future.
Money is not everything. It is true that without money we cannot survive. But how can you earn if you don’t have a healthy body? A healthy body and a healthy mind are required to stay fit. A healthy person is one who stays fit both physically as well as mentally. If you’re not physically as well as mentally fit then you cannot be successful in life.
What is an annual health checkup?
An annual health checkup is a yearly visit to an individual’s health care provider wherein the general condition of one’s health is evaluated. It is also known as a routine physical examination or preventive health check.
Benefits of Health Checkups
One of the most important benefits is the prevention of disease. Regular health checkups are important especially for individuals with risk factors for different health conditions. A regular health checkup can also help in early detection of health problem, which is important especially in cases of cancer. The laboratory tests that will be done during a health checkup depends on an individual’s age, sex, family history, and lifestyle. Normal Health check-ups help to grow better patient-doctor relationships and allow the doctor to promote healthy habits through patient education.
Who requires Preventive Tests?
It has been noticed that people of working age-group (35-65 years) are being increasingly affected by lifestyle diseases. It is recommended by international consensus and understanding that men, above 35 years of age, and women, above 40 years of the age, should undergo the annual preventive health check up.
What to keep in mind before you get a Preventive Health check up?
1) Several tests are conducted empty stomach 10 to 15 hours of fasting is required.
2) Wear loose clothing.
3) Avoid wearing jewelry, or any metallic objects.
4) Inform your doctor in case there is a pacemaker in the body.
PDC Health offers the variety of suitable BASIC HEALTH Packages to COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH Packages. Competitive price range health plan for specific needs. Packages start from RS 1100 this comprehensive check of the body is to give you your complete health status.