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The Doctor Is In: The Importance of an Annual Physical Exam [Infographic]

Thursday, January 18, 2018 7:10 AM

In both sickness and health, it’s smart to have a primary care physician that you can check in with to help you feel your best. Whether it’s for tracking your weight and diet, managing a chronic illness or helping prevent disease, your primary care physician [at your annual physical exam] is your partner when it comes to your health. An annual physical exam is one of the most important preventative measures you can take to keep you and your family happy and healthy. 

NorthShore University HealthSystem has you covered when it comes to your annual physical exam. Our infographic below explains the benefits and importance of an annual physical examination. This infographic also provides you with quick tips so you can feel prepared and ready for your appointment. Click the image below to view the full infographic.