Seeing your VA medical provider for regular check-ups is one of the most important things you can do to maintain your health and well being. Check-ups allow your provider to look you over from head to toe, and catch any problems before they become serious. My healthevet now offers The Drinker’s Check-Up, an anonymous, self-guided online tool that allows you to develop a better understanding of your drinking, including any risks that it might pose to your health. If you are wondering about your drinking, the Drinker’s Check-Up on My healthevet can help you answer such questions as:
To begin the check-up, you will be asked to answer some questions about you (your age & gender) and some questions about your drinking habits (how much, how often). Using this information, the check-up program will help you to:
Only you can decide what, if anything you’d like to change. If you decide you would like to make a change, VA stands ready to help.
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