Preventative Health Checks
Recommended preventative health examination
for a man aged 50-64 years
You will be asked about a personal or family
history of heart disease or stroke,
cancer, thyroid disease, diabetes, glaucoma, high cholesterol, osteoporosis,
and other important medical conditions.
Periodic Health Checks for Men aged 50-64yrs
|Blood Pressure and Weight
||At least every 1-2 years
||At least once every 5 years
Every 10 years
|Colon and rectal cancer
||Discuss with your doctor the limitations and benefits of annual
stool blood test and flexible Screening sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy.
||Discuss with your doctor the limitations and benefits of screening
PSA and digital rectal exam.
||Age 50 and older : As part of routine exam
||Every 3 years or as per individual risk
||Over age 40: Every 2-4 years
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