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50 - 65 Years Old


Health screening exam every 1-3 yrs, screen blood pressure, weight Cardiovascular Risk Assessment.

Cancer Screening - colon and rectal cancer, a href=getpage.php?name=breast>breast cancer, cervical cancer, and examination of skin for skin cancer.

There are currently no effective screening methods for ovarian cancer, though a pelvic exam is suggested during the routine exam.

Testing - consider cholesterol screening every 3-5 years, consider blood sugar screening.

Immunizations - Tetanus booster every 10 years, consider influenza every year.

Healthy lifestyle to include regular exercise, diet including 5 fruits and vegetables a day, wear seatbelts. Do not smoke or use tobacco products. Limit alcohol intake to 2 ounces a day.

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