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Life is full of possibilities to create: relationships, responsibilities, family, career.  Your sense of who your are is stronger now than ever before.  Now is the time to create a strong foundation to protect your health into the future.

 To protect the strength of your health:

Every day, be:

  • Physically active
  • Nutritionally smart
  • In-the-know about preventive screenings


  • Mole and overall skin exam - at least once every three years by a physician
  • Practice monthly self-exam of all moles


  • Cholesterol panel - total, LDL, HDL and triglycerides (baseline if not yet done)
  • Blood pressure - at least once every two years


  • Annual internal exam with Pap test (including STD screening)

Eyes, Ears and Teeth

  • Vision exam - every 5 years
  • Hearing exam - every 10 years
  • Semiannual dental visits for exam and cleaning


  • Immunizations
  • Tetanus once every TEN years
  • Thyroid test (TSH) - starting at age 35 then every five years
  • Diabetes check - fasting blood glucose

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 Washington Regional
 3215 N. North Hills Blvd.
 Fayetteville, AR 72703
 (479) 463-1000


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Quality and Recognition

Report to the Community
VHA Clinical Excellence Award 2014
Top Performer Joint Commission 2013
Best Hospital CitiScapes Magazine 2014
Celebrate Magazine Very Best 2014
Organ Donation Medal of Honor 2012



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