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29 Days of Heart Health - Your Once-A-Year Day: Annual Screenings are Good for Your Heart
February 20, 2020Playing an active role in your preventive health is a key factor in preventing heart disease and managing your risk factors for heart problems. And one of the best preventive health measures is your annual check-up with your primary care provider. Even if you don’t have a heart condition, it’s essential to schedule and keep annual exams. Make the most of your time with your provider and ask them about taking these screening tests:
- Weight, waist size and body mass index (BMI)
- Blood pressure
- Fasting blood glucose
Staying on top of your annual check-up will help you stay on top of your health so that you can keep doing all the things you love.