As COVID-19 dominated 2020, many people delayed or avoided important health screenings and other basic health care. This year, it’s time to re-prioritize your health, and get back on track with a few simple actions. For a healthy 2021, Dr. Jim Grant suggests starting with your annual health exam. If you are not comfortable with an office visit yet, check into a virtual visit. Many physicians are offering them. And best of all, if you have a Blue Cross plan, it is covered.
Next, follow through with the immunizations and health screenings recommended by your physician. This offers the best way to address any problems in their earliest stages. 2021 is the year to re-focus on your health. If you don’t have a primary care physician, go to bcbsm.com and click on Find a Doctor. Watch this video to hear more of what Dr. Grant recommends for the best chance at a healthy 2021. More from MIBluesPerspectives.com: