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checkup

A examination by a doctor, as to make sure that someone is in good health or to monitor an illness. Oh, don't worry, it was just a checkup—everything's fine. I'm doing better, but I still have to go for checkups to make sure that my cancer is in remission.

*checkup

a physical examination by a physician. (*Typically: get ~; have ~; give someone ~.) She got a checkup yesterday. I'm going to have a checkup in the morning. I hope I'm okay.
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getting people involved in actively encouraging their family and friends to the check-up points, thereby creating a movement of sorts.
The check-up is a detailed study of the reliability
He said the check-up might take longer than at a dentist's surgery and patients needing crown or bridge work were not suitable.
We have to convince people that it is better in the long run to get the check-up and catch diseases early.
Following the check-up, the pharmacist will provide ongoing services to optimize the patient's medication therapy.
The study published in the journal BMJ Open claims data included information on the dates of consultations and treatments, while the check-ups included measurements of weight (BMI) and waist circumference, and the results of tests for blood chemistry, urine, and liver function.
Additionally, the clinic hopes having the clinic conveniently located in the mall will drive people to get the check-ups they need by removing the inconvenience of high costs or long drives, capstoneclinic.
Results of the check-ups will be available within one week, down from one month.
Registration for the check-ups, to be held in Dubai and Sharjah, can be made by calling 065658867.
The check-ups varied from basic screening tests to a more comprehensive and in-depth programme to assess individual health concerns.
The check-ups are free but admission will cost pounds 1.
Dr Ikram said in addition to the check-ups and health lectures, there are competitions and prizes for the workers as well as refreshments.
The check-ups are being held in collaboration with Bahrain Financing Company and KIMS.
The check-ups will allow advisors to provide thorough assessments of the policies of organisations, as well as advice for trustees and board directors.