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Why is preventive medicine so important?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
10 doctors agree

In brief: Many reasons

Prevention of disease is easier to accomplish and better for your health compared with allowing disease to happen and then treating it.
Why do we brush our teeth? We could just treat the ensuing cavities. Why do we drive safely? We could just drive recklessly and pay the consequences later. Preventing a heart attack is better than having open heart surgery. I trust you'll agree.

In brief: Many reasons

Prevention of disease is easier to accomplish and better for your health compared with allowing disease to happen and then treating it.
Why do we brush our teeth? We could just treat the ensuing cavities. Why do we drive safely? We could just drive recklessly and pay the consequences later. Preventing a heart attack is better than having open heart surgery. I trust you'll agree.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: PREVENTION IS CHEAPE

It is very important brcause 1 it is cheaper in the long run 2 when practiced and followed by patients and public it is effective with proven results 3 it prevents morbidity and in long run mortality we have examples of effectiveness of immunization as it has eliminated diseases like small pox.
Polio, and others from the face of this earth.

In brief: PREVENTION IS CHEAPE

It is very important brcause 1 it is cheaper in the long run 2 when practiced and followed by patients and public it is effective with proven results 3 it prevents morbidity and in long run mortality we have examples of effectiveness of immunization as it has eliminated diseases like small pox.
Polio, and others from the face of this earth.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine

In brief: It's a lot

Easier to help you when healthy than to fix you when i'll and unhealthy.

In brief: It's a lot

Easier to help you when healthy than to fix you when i'll and unhealthy.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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