Life in your 20s is an exciting time. You may be finishing up college, beginning a career or even looking forward to getting married and starting a family. While you may be “all grown up,” your body is still working just as hard as it did in your adolescent years. It is now producing the hormones estrogen, progesterone and androgen at peak levels, which add both fat and muscle.
If you’ve been living a moderately healthy lifestyle, you most likely have strong bones and good flexibility. Regular exercise is important – now more than ever.
UPMC wants to help you live a healthy and vibrant life. As a 20-something, keep in mind there are some health risks you should be aware of:
Getting regular checkups and health screenings will help you develop and maintain the best health possible. Below is a list of six tests you should get when you are in your 20s:
UPMC Pinnacle services that can help you stay healthy through your 20s:
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