Harvard Men's Health Watch

Free preventive services for men

Men can now obtain preventive health services at lower cost under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Medicare and most private insurance plans must waive co-pays and deductibles for certain preventive screening tests. Make sure the screenings you have done are really necessary and appropriate. Free screenings available check for aortic aneurysms, cardiovascular risk, colorectal cancer, and prostate cancer. The new law also provides for free wellness visits for people on Medicare.
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