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determination of the nature of a disease or ailment. A clinical diagnosis is based on the medical history and physical examination of the patient: it may be confirmed with X-Rays, CAT Scans (Computerized Axial Tomography), MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), and other
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The researchers base their findings on health insurance data for nearly 60,000 people with diabetes in Japan who submitted claims and had regular health check-ups between 2008 and 2013.
A new clinic opened in December in the Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall that plans to take the hassle out of healthcare by giving patrons easy access and less expensive options for simple treatments and check-ups.
New Delhi [India], July 17 ( ANI ): Commemorating its 21st Founder's Day and in an endeavor to promote healthy lifestyle, Pushpawati Singhania Hospital & Research Institute (PSRI) a multi-specialty hospital here organized free health check-up camps and school wellness programme.
Weorganize free dental check-ups, overall medical check-ups, eye check-ups.
This year too, Oral Health Month is being held in collaboration with Pakistan Dental Association (PDA), in different cities across the nation from 1st September to 30th September, 2016, where people will be offered free dental check-ups.
A new controversy emerged regarding Egypt's parliamentary elections, as the Administrative Court ruled Monday that candidates need to again undergo medical check-ups, as the Supreme Electoral Commission (SEC) cannot proceed using the medical reports submitted for the earlier planned elections.
The 4-2-2 system would therefore stay as it is: the first check-up four years after registration then every two years (the Commission is proposing a 4-2-1 system, ie a check-up every year after the sixth year).
Annual general health check-ups, preventive health examinations, and periodic health evaluations have proved to--be less than beneficial to patients without symptoms.
The initiative aims to deliver up to one million free check-ups through check-up stations hosted across shopping malls, schools, department stores, dental clinics and charity organizations throughout the GCC.
The check-up is a detailed study of the reliability of the car's mechanics and its exterior.
Now the third and fourth year students are able to give patients a check-up under supervision and it is hoped many will work in the region when they finish their studies.
We have to convince people that it is better in the long run to get the check-up and catch diseases early.