We are living in modern world and mankind has done enough to protect them from future health concerns. The medical research has done great job in health tests which can show your body current situation and detect any abnormalities like cholestrol levels, hepatitit, Aids, heart condition etc. The following tests should be taken once a year to detect any ill health signs.
Lipid profile is a blood test where a sample of blood is taken and screened to get the composition and percentage of cholestrol levels including HDL, LDL, VLDL and tryglycerides. This test requires atleast 12 hour fasting to get accurate result.
ECG – Electrocardiography
ECG is a test which simply record the rythm of heart through electric waves. It is a painless test where electrodes are attached to the chest of the person and heart signals are recorded into wavy lines which detirmine the heart function.
Blood pressure And Sugar Test
Blood pressure and sugar tests are common which should be taken routinely but after 40 these tests should be taken mor frequently.
Dental examination should be done once a year, it not only covers your teeth rather the dental physician can check your gums, throat and mouth too.
Few of the cancers can be detected early if cancer screening is done early. This test is important as cancer is a life threatening disease and should be detected at early stage.
Aging effect vision also, so eye test should be taken once a year to take action against poor vision in future.
Bone Mineral Density Test
This test is also important especially after 40, it detirmine the minerals present in your bone especially calcium. Deficiency in calcium can cause Osteoporosis.
Hepatitis A, B and C are common in developing world and hepatitis B and C can become fatal. Hepatitis test should be take and it is advisable to get vaccination to improve the immunity in your body.
Chest xray is a must do test which can examine lot of body organs including lungs condition, heart size, ribs etc.
There are lot of other tests but list is so long which require plenty of time to finish and if i am not mistaken one have to admit to hospital for a week to complete all tests.