Should people go for preventive health check-ups after a certain age?Most of the people go to the doctor for check-ups or treatment when totally cornered or when it becomes impossible to further postpone the visit. Often, not taking care in the very beginning further complicates the medical condition which requires longer and expensive treatments.
It is well settled that prevention is better than cure. But do we practice it also?
Should people go for preventive health check-ups after a certain age? In case so then when it should be started and what should be its periodicity?
Do you yourself go for periodic health check-ups or know any other person who goes for such preventive check-ups?