What age is it considered legal for a teenager to request to be seen privately without the parents and discuss birth control issues, STD screening and treatment?
Teenage screening is a vital health process in the life of the youths. health screening is at its best done when there is a self- recognition of the need to go for medical checkup at the health centers to ascertain their conditions and hold a free discussion with the health experts on the best way forward. W.H.O (world health organization) has coined it as “presumptive identification of unrecognized disease or defects by application of tests, examinations or appropriate procedures”. Various organizations, parents, teachers and health experts has pressed for the need of conducting screening to help in early identification, and treatment of the detected illness