Wellbeing

Get checked

Early diagnosis can help prevent and treat diseases. Here is some information on when to get checked. Always seek doctor's advice if you are unsure or need further information.

When should I get a breast screen?

Women aged 50 to 74 years and earlier if you have a family history should get checked every two years.

When should I get a bowel screen?

It is very important to start regular checks from the age of 50.

When should I get checked for diabetes?

Take the self-assessment test to check how your personal risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

For more information visit
www.myhealthforlife.com.au/risk-assessment

For more information about other common screening and health checks visit www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/screening