Having awellness or yearlyhealth care appointment is a great chance to take charge of your health. Routine health care visits may also help to find out problems early or prevent health problems before they occur. If problems were found early, they can be easier to treat & less likely to pose serious risks to the health. Preventive or Wellness health care may include the following:
- Discussion of the health topics with relevant to your age & risk factors
- Discussion regarding the screening tests & immunization
Well-woman visits do not replace with your routine health checkups, but your doctor usually can do both checkups at the same time.
No matter which doctor you are going to visit and choose to do your well-woman checkup, the specific thing is to feel comfortable by talking about the personal things. You want to know that doctor will give you the straight answers on things like puberty, body image, periods, sexuality, pregnancy, &birth control & that he or she can keep private discussions confidential.
- Random Blood Sugar
- Urine Routine
- Stool test routine
- Chest X-ray
- Ultrasound abdomen (screening)
- Pap smear
- Physical exam including breast & gynecology check by a gynecologist