While we all know there are plenty of things we should be doing to take care of ourselves, there are many of us who just don’t. Sometimes because we’re simply too busy, but often it’s because we’re scared of the results.
The thing is, we go to great lengths to ensure the health and happiness of our children, but if we, their moms, aren’t around, our kids will never be at their happiest anyway.
There are some tests that are critical and painless (or relatively so) that can detect things that, if treated relatively early on, can prolong our lives for decades. The tests are simple enough, and knowing the results is nothing short of great power.
Here are medical eight tests that Yahoo Health recommends that all women should consider. As always, please discuss any tests you want with your doctor or another medical professional beforehand.
For 9 more medical tests recommended for women, visit Yahoo Health
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