Some medical exams that everyone should do

Prevention has always been the best way to stay healthy and heal better !.
November 21, 2012, zdrave.bg

When we are young and in good condition, medical check-ups and medical research are our last concern. We do not want to think about the potential risks to our health when we have whole life ahead of him, running three times a week and try to live healthily. If our habits they are not good there, much less want to think about possible diseases.

Despite all this, however, there are some studies that it is better to do every two years, regardless of age, gender or our health. The most serious diseases to be detected at their initial stage to be treated properly. Therefore it is best not to delay the visit to the doctor just because at the moment I feel great.

1. Blood pressure

Blood pressure is one of the most important health parameters that must be checked every two years. High blood pressure can lead to heart failure, stroke, renal failure, atherosclerosis, and other similar arterial or aortic position as aortic aneurysms.

There are many aggravating factors that can cause or worsen high blood pressure. Family history of the condition, high levels of stress, obesity and high alcohol consumption are among them and if “we are granted” for several years, this may significantly increase our risk of high blood pressure – hypertension. If you are exposed to one of the risk factors or have blood pressure 120/80 or higher, we should do this study at least once a year.

2. Cholesterol

Cholesterol is one of the biggest killers of the modern era. Although it is a necessary part of our diet and high-density lipoprotein, or so-called. HDL cholesterol, are useful for the heart, most of the cholesterol is LDL – low density lipoprotein that accumulates in the walls of arteries, narrowing them and causing atherosclerosis.