After a lot of problems in the healthcare industry, finally, a fall of things into place is taking place. The betterment of this industry was the need of the hour for most of the population and the thing which changed positively was the regulation ad supervision of the working of the industry. But to get the desired level of progress in the industry there is a long way to go in some areas.
The development in the healthcare industry has been made possible because of the active participation of people in reaction of their health problems. One must have heard a phrase that prevention is better than cure but the applicability comes into action because of the awareness of people.
There are some checkup a person can go through to ensure physical wellness of his body. One of these tests is the master health checkup which, as the name suggests, helps to keep a check on the overall health of the body and helps in early detection of diseases. Another benefit of the test is that it ensures that normal levels of cholesterol, blood sugar, glucose etc. are present in the body and no harm is done.
The master health checkup is a preventive measure for obvious reasons. These tests are available very easily and at a very nominal cost. There are a lot of travelers from different countries across the globe where they feel they will get the best treatment and its results. The benefits of this checkup is that warning signals are identified by the experts and appropriate action is taken to prevent the negative end result. The prevention of overall risk of any disease to the body is completed avoided and a person can lead a tension-free life.
But as these are very popular, some experts think that there are some unnecessary tests that can lead to deterioration of one’s health are also the ingredients of these checkups. This perception is not wrong in some cases. For instance, there is a CT scan that involves harmful radiations which have an associated risk and should not be done. These scans also do not carry any evidence of providing any benefits to body in the future.
Also, these health checkup are unregulated and un-supervised by any type of authority that results in the commercialization of these activities. Commercialization would mean that these are only done for a good source of income to the providers of such service. This has led to decrease in the quality and increase in the quantity of harmful kind of tests. The increased quantity of tests would not by any means, mean that the quality would also be better but it would only lead to more mental stress among people.
For a person to get the best results out of these tests, he has to be aware of the reputation of the service provider along with the clarity of physical situation of the body as there are many factors that are considered while doing this test and these should be clarified to the provider.