Health Screenings Everyone Should Get

Health Screenings

December 29, 2019

Clinical Contributors to this story:
Maria Chavez Santos, M.D.

Updated: 1/31/22

Many of us have a goal of improving our health. But, did you know that getting the right health screening, at the right time, is one of the most important things you can do for your health?

Screenings are medical tests that check for diseases and health conditions - ideally - before they become a problem for your health.


Health Screenings Everyone Should Get Infographic 

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