It’s a familiar drill–every year when January 1 arrives, we make resolutions to prioritize health and wellness in the new year. Things like eating better, getting more sleep and developing an exercise routine are usually at the top of this list.

But one area that’s often overlooked is preventive health screenings. Dr. Rachel Hailey, with Lee’s Summit Medical Center and HCA Midwest Health, discusses the importance of scheduling an annual physical with your healthcare provider.