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The Male Guide to Age-Specific Health Screenings

GUARD YOUR HEALTH My Mission. My Health. The Male Guide to Age-Specific Health Screenings Regular checkups are necessary for men to protect themselves against injuries, illnesses, and diseases that develop with age. For Soldiers, Periodic Health Assessments typically cover the basics, but you may need to get additional screenings to catch health risks that develop over time. Bring this list to your next check up to make sure you are getting all the recommended screenings for your age. Find out which screenings are recommended for your age group: Periodic Health V Annual physical exam to include blood pressure, height, and weight V Vision/dental exams once a year Assessments In Your Include: 20s V STD testing/HIV screening every two years EO Height and V Testicular cancer screening every year; monthly self-exams weight checks V Cholesterol testing every five years Vision, hearing, and dental exams In Your All of the above and... 30s V Blood tests for diabetes, thyroid disease, liver problems, and anemia Blood tests for Sickle Cell, G6PD, DNA, and HIV Screening for coronary heart disease once a year Required immunizations In Your All of the above and... V Cardiovascular evaluation every five years 40s V Screening for prostate cancer every year All Army National Guard Soldiers are individually All of the above and... responsible for the maintenance of their In Your V Annual screening for Type II Diabetes 50s V Vision and hearing exams every year medical, physical, and V Screening for depression every year V Screening for lipid disorders annually mental fitness. Follow this screening guide, but also talk with a V Screening for colon cancer with fecal occult test, sigmoidoscopy, or colonoscopy annually doctor or Medical Readiness NCO if you have specific concerns. All of the above and... In Your V Annual screening for osteoporosis 60s Continue colorectal screening based upon previous studies and results Screening for dementia and Alzheimer's annually For men's health tips and more visit guardyourhealth.com

The Male Guide to Age-Specific Health Screenings

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For Soldiers, Periodic Health Assessments typically cover the basics, but you may need to get additional screenings to catch health risks that develop over time. Bring this list to your next check up ...

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