Did You Know Preventive Care for Men Is a Medi-Cal Benefit?
The Basics: Overview
Most men need to pay more attention to their health. Compared to women, men are more likely to:
nDrink too much alcohol
nMake unhealthy or risky choices
nPut off regular checkups and medical care
The good news is that you can start taking steps to improve your health today!
How can I take charge of my health?
See a doctor for regular checkups even if you feel healthy. This is important because some diseases and health conditions don’t have symptoms at first. Plus, seeing a doctor will give you a chance to learn more about your health.
Here are some more things you can do to take care of your health:
nEat healthy and get active
nIf you drink alcohol, drink only in moderation
nKnow your family’s health history
nGet screening tests to check for health problems before you have symptoms
nMake sure you’re up to date on your shots
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Monday–Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm
Our Service Center can help you fill out and submit your Medi‑Cal application.
The Human Services Agency determines who qualifies for the Medi‑Cal Program.
*Based on Department of Health Care Services Enrollment Reports.