FROM OUR SPONSOR: How Important is a Preventive Exam?

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We all know the saying, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” right?

A preventive health visit can help you establish the baseline for your current health and identify any issues before they potentially grow serious. Preventive screenings can help you and your doctor discuss care options and the types of tests you may need.

Do you know how often you should have a preventive exam? Do you know the types of screenings your doctor should perform? How often do you have a preventive exam?

On this month’s “On the Street with Sidewalk Talk,” we asked people these same questions. What would your answers be?

Watch “On the Street with Sidewalk Talk” now.

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