Use these 3 worksheets to prepare for a doc visit

e-Update from the National Institute on Aging

Take good care of yourself in 2017. Checking in with your health professionals is an important part of good health. Prepare for appointments by using these worksheets to identify:

  • Concerns—think about what you’d like to talk about before the visit and prioritize what you want to talk about first.
  • Changes to discuss—list any changes in your life, health, medications, and mood since your last visit. Try to note when the change occurred and for how long.
  • Medications—write down all your medications, what they are for, and the dose/instructions.

Visit our website to view these worksheets and get more information about talking to your doctor.

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National Institute on Aging