Men's Health Checkup
- Blood pressure screening
- Cholesterol monitoring (lipid profile)
- Diabetes screening and monitoring
- Dental Exam
- Infectious Diseases screening
- Testicular exam
- Skin examination
- Prostate examination
Common conditions covered by a Men's Health Checkup
FAQs on Men's Health Checkup
What checkups are essential for men?
Men lead stressed lives and are less likely to seek help and ignore symptoms. Therefore, men require comprehensive mental and physical checkups from time to time as they age.
What includes in men's health checkups?
A variety of tests can include comprehensive health checkups such as blood pressure, Diabetes, dental exams, prostate screening, dermatology checkups, and testicular exams.
How frequently should I check up?
The testing frequency depends on the male's age and the test type to be carried out. These must be consulted with the doctor and scheduled as advised.
Why do men need cardiovascular checkups much more than women?
Men are more predisposed to developing coronary artery disease due to increasing smoking. Moreover, estrogen in women may offer protection against atherosclerosis.
What is the importance of these checkups?
These checkups can better highlight the overall health of a male and can adjust treatment accordingly.