Posted on Apr 19, 2022
A woman goes through numerous hormonal changes in her life. After the age of 30 and just after menopause she becomes susceptible to a number of ailments. Having a healthy and balanced life with a healthy weight is the best, however routine health check-up scan ensure that you detect any disease early and treat it time too. Women in their old age tend to have health issues associated with orthopedics, joint pains, cancer, eye and digestive issues. Lifestyle ailments can complicate and cause diseases like diabetes and heart disease. Given below are some of the screenings that are recommended for women above the age of 60.
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING
CHOLESTEROL AND HEART DISEASE SCREENING
COLON CANCER SCREEN
From age 75, you should opt for a colon cancer screening test. Please also be aware of the signs such as blood in the stool, constipation, fatigue, nausea, etc.
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