Prime women's health: Health of women 40+ years of age

Colorectal Cancer Screening

What Is Colorectal Cancer Screening? A screening test is used to look for a disease when a person doesn’t have symptoms. (When a person has symptoms, diagnostic tests are used to find out the cause of the symptoms.) If you are age 50 to 75 years old, you should get screened for colorectal cancer. Do the test to see if you are at risk for colon cancer. ... read more »

Low Dose Aspirin for Disease Prevention

Taking low-dose aspirin (or “baby aspirin”) regularly can lower your risk for heart attack, stroke, and colorectal cancer. For most people, aspirin is safe. But it’s not right for everyone. ... read more »

Screening for Osteoporosis

The USPSTF recommends screening for osteoporosis with bone measurement testing to prevent osteoporotic fractures in women 65 years and older. ... read more »

Vaccination Against Shingles

Shingles vaccination is the only way to protect against shingles and postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), the most common complication from shingles. ... read more »

Prime Women's Health

Menopause is defined as the absence of your menstrual period for 1 year. Menopause usually happens between 40 and 55 years of age, and one-half of women experience it before the age of 51. ... read more »

Prime Women's Health: How to stay healthy at 40+

We guide you through staying healthy at 40+ ... read more »

How much alcohol is safe?

To reduce the risk of alcohol-related harms, the CDC recommends that adults of legal drinking age can choose not to drink, or to drink in moderation by limiting intakeon days when alcohol is consumed. to: ... read more »

Urinary Incontinence Test Results

Thank you for completing the online urinary incontinence evaluation report We are sending you an email with the link to your results. It may take a few minutes, but if you don't get an email soon, check your spam and trash folders. ... read more »