Breast cancer. At the stage of perimenopause, unhealthy should have a mammogram every 1 a 2 years old. At younger ages, or if women with a history of cancer in the immediate family, approved these controls may be needed before a case by case.
Cervical Cancer. Hágase a fleet of Papanicolaou (“Pap”) each 1 a 3 takes years if sexually active.
Colorectal Cancer. After the 50 years old, Grow a study of colorectal cancer.
Depression. Your emotional health is as important as your physical health. If you felt discouraged, sad or helpless in the past 2 weeks or have felt little interest or pleasure in doing things, You may be depressed. Talk to your doctor about testing for depression.
Diabetes – High Blood Pressure – High Cholesterol: each 1 a 2 years old, should have control over these factors.
Osteoporosis (bone thinning). From menopause, ask yourself a bone density test and see your doctor often suggested.
HIV and STDs (ETS): Talk to your doctor about HIV screening (HIV) and other STDs at risk.
Obesity. We must know and control our weight, percent body fat and visceral (abdominal fat), el IMC (Index Masa Corporal) and waist circumference; as risk markers.
All these recommendations are aimed at healthy people. The basis of everything is focused on the clinical assessment and periodic gynecological, in the case of women. If you have other previous or concomitant diseases, and associated risk factors exacerbate the controls we.
Dr. Christian Leiva
Medical Director of La Posada del Qenti and Medical Qenti