San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 15, 2011
By taking a few simple steps to prepare for and complete the life insurance medical exam, applicants can greatly increase their chances of earning a clean bill of health and getting the lowest life insurance premiums.
The new video, “Tips for a Successful Life Insurance Medical Exam,” can be viewed at http://www.matrixdirect.com/life-insurance-101/life-insurance-application/medical-exam-preparation. The three-and-a-half-minute video is animated with an engaging, modern style and packed with helpful tips on preparing for and completing the life insurance medical exam. Watch and follow along as the characters in the video learn what to do and what to avoid in the days before the exam, as well as what to do during the exam to get the best results.
In addition to the entertaining and informative video, Matrix Direct also has just introduced other resources to help consumers prepare for and complete the life insurance medical exam. The web page where the new video is hosted has more general tips and guidelines for the medical exam. Also, a brochure that consumers can download, print out, and keep handy for their reference offers a concise summary of the tips for easy reference.
Matrix Direct is dedicated to helping consumers get affordable term life insurance. Preparing for the life insurance medical exam can go a long way toward securing the lowest life insurance premiums.
Tips for a Successful Life Insurance Medical Exam
The Day Before the Exam:
∙ Avoid alcohol and high-cholesterol foods like red meat
∙ Follow doctor’s orders for prescription medications
∙ Avoid over-the-counter drugs, including nasal decongestants
∙ Get a good night’s sleep
The Day of the Exam:
∙ Avoid coffee, soda, tea, and other caffeinated drinks
∙ Skip strenuous exercise
∙ Eat a light meal before your exam and drink plenty of water
During the Exam:
∙ Have details on drugs you are taking, recent doctor’s visits, and other medical information handy for the medical examiner
∙ Wear loose-fitting, short sleeved clothing for easy taking of blood pressure and heart rate
∙ Drink a glass of water one hour before exam if a urine sample is required
About Matrix Direct:
Matrix Direct, Inc. is one of the country’s leading life insurance agencies. Over five million Americans have contacted Matrix Direct for their insurance needs. Matrix Direct, Inc. is a subsidiary of American General Life Insurance Company, Houston, TX and an affiliate of The United States Life Insurance Company in the City of New York, NY, NY. Agency services provided by Matrix Direct Insurance Services in CA (#0B57619), ME, MA, and OK; Matrix Direct Insurance Agency, Inc. in UT; and Matrix Direct, Inc. in AR(#246412) and all other states, except SD.