WCJB TV 20 News: Men’s Health, Dr. Larry Yeung

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Men’s Health Month is celebrated in June across the country with screenings, health fairs, media appearances, and other health education and outreach activities.

Dr. Larry Yeung was a recent guest on WCJB’s Medical Segment.  He discussed the importance of men’s health, annual checkups and steps to improve overall health.

Suggested screenings:

  • Age 18 -Men should have blood pressure checked every 2 – 3 years
  • Age 35 – Men should have cholesterol checked annually
  • Age 40 – Men should have blood pressure checked annually
  • Age 50 – Men should be screened for colon cancer
  • Age 55 – Men should be screened for prostate cancer

Urological symptoms not to ignore:

  • Difficulty Urinating
  • Frequent Urination
  • Pain while Urinating
  • Blood in Urine
  • Erectile Dysfunction

To see the full story from WCJB, click here.

 

 

 

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