Do You Really Need an Annual Physical?
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|Fri, 07-27-2012 - 8:49am|
According to some health experts, maybe not. According to this iVillage Health article, "Yearly physicals for healthy people aren’t just unnecessary -- they're a waste of money, according to a 2007 Archives of Internal Medicine study. “There’s not a lot of evidence to suggest that annual checkups save lives,” says Dana Simpler, M.D., a primary care physician with Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore." MORE
What do you think? Do you get an annual physical?