With many people leading a more busy and stressful life, especially in big cities; very few take the time to look after themselves or take care of their health.
Moreover, many people go to clinics and hospitals only when they are in pain or when a new health problem occurs. Unfortunately, sometimes it is a little too late.
Regular health exams and tests can help find problems before they even begin. They can also help find problems early, when your chances for treatment and cure are better. Which exams and screenings you need depends on your age, health and family history, and lifestyle choices such as what you eat, how active you are, and whether you smoke.
Objectives of health check-up
. To determine your health status at the time of your visit
. To evaluate the possible risk factors related to your physical, psychological and nutritional health
. To assess your lifestyle habits
. To detect, early, different diseases or cancers
. To investigate anomalies
. To revise your medication(when necessary)
. To establish a treatment plan and the monitoring of diseases(if necessary)
. To find strategies to optimize your health by reducing risk factors
Benefits of regular health check
Regular medical check-ups are as important as they are beneficial to your general health and well-being. Some of the benefits of regular medical check-ups are:
. Prevention- they can diagnose potentially serious ailments early on before they become severe medical problems. You can, at the same time, receive good medical advice from your doctor and be aware of some of the potential symptoms and warning signs we should watch out for.
.stress-related problems- nowadays there are more medical cases that doctor encounter somehow related to our stress levels. Increased stress levels can cause mental as well as physical problems like high blood pressure and hypertension, mental disorders, weight problems, heart disease, just to name a few. Regular medical check-ups can diagnose these problems before they become severe and your health care provider can help you manage them.
. Blood test- during medical check-ups, a blood test will help eliminate the threat of many blood-related illnesses and conditions that are manifested in the bloodstream. A blood test can also help a doctor to evaluate how well organs, such as kidneys, liver, thyroid and heart, are working.
. Time and cost-We often don’t go to the doctor because of financial and time pressures and tend not to consider the cost implications of serious disease. Many serious medical conditions can be diagnosed during regular medical check-ups and then treated and managed at a much lower cost than leaving condition undiagnosed until it becomes more severe and then costs a small fortune to treat.
Exam and tests
A medical or health checkup is a comprehensive medical examination that is recommend to be done periodically and/or for the control of chronic diseases.
All patients having a medical checkup go through a broad medical assessment that may include different medical tests such as:
.complete physical examination
. Blood tests
. Urine analysis
. Cardiology consultation
. Pulmonary function test
. General fitness evaluation
. And others
Sky clinic offers personalized medical check-ups which take into consideration your age, your sex, your personal and familial risk factors, etc.
A completed medical form highlighting your complaints will guide the doctors into prescribing you accurate and/or further investigations.
Please refer to the table below for detailed list of exams and tests you might need along with what types of package you would like to go for.
If you require a few tests to be included in your selected package, we will customize it for you
The above article serves only as reference. Kindly refer to your primary care provider for complete consultation and treatment.
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