Preventive Care

By: Donnie Lee

Mammograms

What does a mammogram screen for? Tumors in the breast

Who should be getting these exams? Women

What age? 35-39

How often should someone get these exams? 6 month follow-up

Pap Smears

What does a pap smear screen for? To see if there is problems with the cervix

Who should be getting these exams? Women

What age? 20-21 regularly

How often should someone get these exams? Every 3 years

Testicular Exams

What does a testicular exam screen for? Check to make sure there isn't any bumps or lumps

Who should be getting these exams? Men

What age? 15-35

How often should someone get these exams? Every month

Prostate Exams

What does a prostate exam screen for? Screens for prostate cancer

Who should be getting these exams? Men

What age? 40-70

How often should someone get these exams? Regularly