Health Care Consumerism Tip: Practice prevention
Health Care Consumerism Tip: Practice prevention

Health care is becoming increasingly consumer-driven. The best way to get the best care, keep your health care costs down, and prevent yourself from getting sick is to take an active role in your health.

Not sure where to begin? An easy place to start is to practice prevention as early as possible. This means getting all of your health screenings and immunizations to help catch or prevent potential conditions.

Here is a resource from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention to help you determine what screenings you get, depending on your age.

Note: You should also consult with your doctor about recommended screenings and immunizations.

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