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Diseases that can be prevented with health checkups are—heart disease, stroke, cancer, type 2 diabetes, vision problems, dental issues & various mental health issues. Health checkup can ring the bell early, if there are any symptoms of fatal diseases like cardiovascular diseases, respiratory diseases, cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure, digestive Diseases, etc.

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) published a list of 102 recommendations for preventive care practices with evidence based results. Many of these practices are relevant to specific age groups, or individuals with particular risk factors in their medical history.

List of Preventive Healthcare Packages:

There are various age-specific, gender-specific and disease-specific Preventive Healthcare Packages:

I. Family Package: An entire family can enjoy the benefits of full-body check-ups, dietary, ophthalmic and dental consultations. Some hospitals also offer customized packages for men and women.

II. Cardiac Package: This package has been designed to identify the risk of heart attacks or strokes and other cardiovascular accidents and provide corrective consultations.

III. Diabetes Package: Diabetic patients can avail Diabetes plans to keep their vital organs in the regular check-up and avoid complications.

IV. Cancer Package: For early cancer screening and future risk assessment.

V. Pediatric Package: Healthcare plans for children up to thirteen years are available and include a range of Pediatric, Ophthalmic, Dental, and general check-ups.

VI. Fertility Check-up: Couples who are struggling to conceive can go for fertility check-ups and receive expert consultations.

VII. Dental Package: Dental Packages outside the regular checkup plans are increasingly becoming popular in many hospitals and dental clinics.

VIII. Mental health screenings: Depression and anxiety are some leading mental health issues in the United States, but if detected, these conditions can be effectively treated with medication, counselling, or a combination of both.

IX. Cholesterol tests: Regular cholesterol tests every 4 to 6 years can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.

X. Eye Exam: involves a series of tests to evaluate your vision and check for eye diseases.

Health Packages in India

India ranks 14th in the world's Most Stressed Countries list [4]. Studies show that 65% of health issues can be eradicated by regular health check-ups. Individuals are at a lesser risk of contracting serious health dangers if they regularly monitor their physical fitness.

Hereby compiled is a list of various requisite health check packages available in India with cost -

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