When was the last time you had to find a doctor for yourself, or someone else in your family? Having a physician for every member of your family is imperative to your family’s health and wellness. Making and keeping regular appointments with a physician can help you monitor basic health indicators and possibly prevent major health issues.
One of the best reasons to find a doctor and schedule regular visits is to monitor annual health indicators like weight, height, blood pressure and cholesterol. In the years 2012 and 2013, the leading causes of death remained the same:
- heart disease
- chronic lower respiratory diseases
- unintentional injuries
- Alzheimer’s disease
- kidney disease