The purpose of a marriage license is that through a few simple checkups, the engaged couple can ensure the health of their home.
Why you may want a marriage license
# For personal health: While we live in the modern 21st century, ideas about marriage are often rooted in the past. Everybody wishes to have a healthy child, but very few people put in the effort required to ensure this. A marriage license is designed to screen for diseases that might affect future children.
# For a healthy home: Marriage is when two people fall in love and promise to spend their lives together. Getting a checkup before the wedding and detecting illnesses early helps ensure a healthy family life.
Marriage License; Exchanging Health Diagnoses
# Preparation for a healthy marriage: Exchanging diagnoses may seem unpleasant, but the purpose is to find diseases ahead of time and to treat them accordingly.
# Preparation for healthy children: A healthy marriage requires a healthy couple, as some diseases can infect the baby during pregnancy.
# Discover illnesses early and prevent them: If sick, receive appropriate treatment quickly and prevent further complications.
Hepatitis B carriers and their unborn children are at risk. If hepatitis B is treated with a preventive inoculation ahead of time and antibodies form, then there is no problem.
Medication can cure tuberculosis carriers, and once medication starts, tuberculosis is no longer communicable.
The ideal tests
Chest x-ray, blood test, urine test, blood type, hepatitis test, liver function test, and tests for STDs are the basics. Women should prepare for pregnancy by receiving German measles (rubella) tests, along with a pelvic ultrasound