For boys between the ages of 2 and 18 years old, health care providers recommend wellness visits once every year. Well-child care visits include physical exams, as well as learning, developmental and behavioral assessmen... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The recommended BMI for a teenage boy cannot be given without a specific age, as the BMI for a teenage boy is based on his age, notes the CDC. A healthy BMI is anywhere from the fifth to 85th percentile, but there is no ... More » Health Fitness & Exercise

During a typical physical exam, a physician discusses health history, checks the patient’s vital signs, such as blood pressure and heart rate, and inspects the patient physically and visually, notes Healthline. The physi... More »

As of July 2015, the Medicare Plus Blue PPO plan provides insurance covering a wide range of health care procedures including prescriptions, eye exams, office visits, surgery and hospital stays, according to Blue Cross B... More » Business & Finance Insurance Health Insurance

Some ways to access personal medical records include making a verbal, written or online request to health care providers, according to The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, also kno... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

Mayo Medical Laboratories is a division of Mayo Clinic that offers medical testing and support services for physicians and health care providers, explains Mayo Medical Laboratories. The organization also offers a custome... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The Athenahealth patient portal is a website that allows health care consumers to access their medical records and communicate with their health care providers online, as Athenahealth explains. Typical services include t... More »