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5 Medical Tests Every Woman Should Have


Why Medical Tests • Medical screening tests are a great way to stay on top of your health. • It is same like basic maintenance, checking the tire and oil pressure for smooth running of your vehicle. • Our hectic lifestyle is likely to cause a lot of health disorders. • It’s very important to detect any abnormality or malfunctioning of any of your body parts or organs, so that it can be treated at the root level itself. • Take a look at some of the medical tests every woman must have for a healthy future.


Cholesterol Screening • Women need to pay close attention to cholesterol levels, as they tend to rise after menopause. • There are two types of cholesterol: HDL and LDL. • HDL is good for our health, while LDL possesses risk to your heart. • Cholesterol screening is basically a blood test for cholesterol, measured in mg/dl.


Blood Pressure Check • Checking you blood pressure regularly is a important step to ensure your health. • People often have a misconception that men are at high risk of having BP than women. • In fact, half of the 75 million who have it are women. • The standard procedure to test BP is by using an arm cuff. • 120/80 is considered as an ideal blood pressure in humans.


Diabetes Screening • This is done to check how readily your body absorbs sugar. • Pregnant women have high chances of getting diabetes which causes a threat for both mother and baby. • For this test, a blood draw is performed after drinking a sugary drink. • It is necessary that you should not eat anything for nine hours prior to the test. • Ideally, women should have diabetic screening once in every three years.


Physical Breast Exam • Breast cancer is a major threat for many women worldwide. • Checking your breast for thickening, lumps, nipple discharge, and skin changes is the best way prevent beast cancer. • Women over the age group of 18 have a doctor perform a breast exam once a year.


Pelvic Exam And Pap Smear • Are you aware of the fact that cervical cancer remains the second leading cause of death from cancer for women worldwide? • The test procedure involves insertion of a swab into to the vagina to remove cells from the cervix. • These cells are then examined in a laboratory. • At least once in every two or three years, women aged 21 and above should have pelvic exam.


Choose the Right Laboratory • The medical laboratory tests mentioned before are to be done on a periodic basis. • What that means is that, you have to choose a perfect one which is trustworthy and considerable experience. • Make sure that the laboratory you choose, has got well-trained staff. • Have the tests without fail if you aspire for healthy future.


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Medical Tests Every Woman Should Have  

Here are some important medical tests every woman should have taken. For laboratory services in Dubai, visit : http://www.fml-dubai.com/abou...

Medical Tests Every Woman Should Have  

Here are some important medical tests every woman should have taken. For laboratory services in Dubai, visit : http://www.fml-dubai.com/abou...

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