Getting the best health care means making smart decisions about what screening tests, counseling services and preventive medicines to get and when to get them.
Many people don’t get the tests or counseling they need. Others get tests or counseling they don’t need or that may be harmful to them.
Task force recommendations can help keep you healthy and prevent disease by teaching you about screening tests, counseling services and preventive medicines. The attached table provides information about common screenings for women based on age.