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An Ounce of Prevention: Screening Tests You Shouldn't Ignore

Oct 15, 2012

The old saying, "what you don't know, can't hurt you" may be true in some instances, but not when it comes to your health. Following your doctor's recommendations for health tests such as mammograms and prostate screenings, as well as regular blood pressure, cholesterol and triglyceride (blood sugar) monitoring, can help prevent serious medical conditions and catch certain cancers in their early stages.

Learn more in this article, which appeared in the November/December 2012 issue of Health Focus