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This week February 10-14: Schedule your annual physical exam

 Dr. Olveen Carrasquillo, Chief of General Internal Medicine University of Miami, conducts a checkup on Juan Gonzalez at the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine, as the United States House Republicans in Washington, DC were poised to approve a
Dr. Olveen Carrasquillo, Chief of General Internal Medicine University of Miami, conducts a checkup on Juan Gonzalez at the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine, as the United States House Republicans in Washington, DC were poised to approve a
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This week, schedule your annual physical exam.

A physical exam is an important part of maintaining a healthy body. During a physical exam, a doctor or medical professional will check your heart and blood pressure.

According to the Mayo Clinic, "when you think of adult health, you might think about various ways to stay healthy from hand-washing and vaccines to cancer prevention." enjoy reading the entire Mayo Clinic article

This week: Schedule your annual physical exam, Exercise daily, Eat healthy seven days a week, Take medication as prescribed and reduce stress in your life. If you are feeling sad, depressed or suicidal schedule an appointment with a psychiatrist or mental health department immediately.

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