Don't wait until it is too late. Detect chronic disease or health problem early for better cure and prevention of complications. Some very commonly prevalent conditions like blood pressure, diabetes and cancer
give no early warning signs unless you go for a routine medical check-up
. Detecting them late may lead to grave consequences.
Medindia's Preventive Healthcare or Health Screening Guidelines is a screening chart specific for each age group and differ between men and women. Always remember - prevention is better than cure, so in your own interest find out what is recommended for your age and sex. Once you key in your information, the carefully recommended screening tests are formatted in an easy to follow chart.
Is a yearly master health checkup really necessary and what does the checkup involve? Find out what kind of annual medical health checkup is best suited to your health and lifestyle.
The height and weight calculator is a useful tool to ascertain the ideal height and weight of the children according to age and gender.
Pap smear is the most common test used in screening cervical cancer caused by an infection with human papilloma virus. Pap smear should be repeated every 1 to 3 years till the age of 65 years.
Clinical breast examination is a simple and inexpensive method of detecting breast cancer especially in women who do not have access to mammography.
Breast cancer if detected early can be completely cured. Mammography is used to screen women for breast cancer.
Health screening in men between 40 and 64 years of age helps to detect illnesses and cancers when they can be controlled or treated before complications set in.
Mini health check up is a quick and simple way to assess your current health status and risks for heart disease, if any. It predicts your life expectancy too.
Blood pressure readings - what do the numbers mean? Use Medindia's blood pressure calculator to check whether you blood pressure is at healthy level.
Are you uncomfortable in close relationships? Are you anxious, intense, or demanding and need to know why? You may be suffering from a personality disorder. Use our test to screen for symptoms.
This calculator estimates your percentage body fat, your body type and the amount of calories you have to burn to lose 1% of your body fat and it uses U.S Navy's Hodgdon-Beckett formula.
The BMI calculator helps you assess your weight indicating if it is normal or if you are underweight or overweight, based on your height.
The blood sugar chart gives you the fasting glucose values and glucose tolerance test values for normal people and people with early diabetes and established diabetes. Also use the calculator to find out if you have diabetes.
HbA1c calculator calculates average plasma and whole blood glucose levels. A1c test tells your average blood sugar level in the past 3 months and helps check whether your diabetes is in control.
Blood pressure is the pressure of the blood flowing through your blood vessels against the vessel walls. Just by entering you age, you can get the accurate range of blood pressure value.
The alarming risk in sexually transmitted diseases is due to an increase in teenage sex, multiple sex partners, ignoring the use of preventive measures and lack of adequate knowledge about these diseases. Test your knowledge on sexually transmitted ...
Do you feel stressed all the time? If yes, beware, for your immune system could be going downhill!
Health screening, along with a healthy diet and exercise, is necessary for good health and a higher quality of life.
Exactly..!! Preventive Health Checkup is best option used to detect presence of any diseases at early stage for better treatment which saves your mental and physical trauma also help identify unhealthy lifestyles or unhealthy habits which can learn to change and therefore improve health and help to keep eye on your health status for better protection.