Early Detection Is Key
Cancer Screening in Harrisburg
at Jatto Internal Medicine
The best fight against cancer is early detection. At Jatto Internal Medicine, we provide several types of cancer screening tests to find any signs of cancer as early as possible. Catching cancer in the early stages provides the best odds for successful treatment. Just because you don’t have any symptoms does not mean you should avoid screening. It’s an important part of each person’s health and wellness.
Certain cancer screening tests are recommended depending on a person’s age or sex. Other patients may do additional screening based on medical and family history. Some important cancer screening tests include the following:
- Pap smear
- Bone Density
Reducing Cancer Risk
There are things you can do to lower your risk of getting certain types of cancer. Here are some tips to follow that are good for your overall health and wellness.
- Do not use any form of tobacco
- Limit alcohol consumption
- Get to and maintain a healthy weight
- Stay moving with regular physical activity
- Eat healthy with plenty of fruits and vegetables
- Protect your skin
- Know yourself, your family history and your risks
- Get regular check-ups and cancer screening tests
Harrisburg Cancer Screening
If you are interested in cancer screening in Harrisburg, call Jatto Internal Medicine at 717-327-4448. You can also Contact Us to schedule an appointment.
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