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Yearly Archives: 2014

Vitamin D: The Super Vitamin!

Vitamin D: The Super Vitamin!

What is Vitamin D? • Vitamin D is a critical nutrient that actually acts more like a hormone than a vitamin. In general, we get vitamin D from the sun. The UVB rays from the sun interact with our skin and cholesterol to create vitamin D. In today’s society, with limited time in the sun, [...]

December 10, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Health Screens, Men's Health, Miscellaneous health topics, Nutrition, Wellness Wednesday, Women's Health Comments Off on Vitamin D: The Super Vitamin!

Diabetes Awareness- how aware are YOU?

Diabetes Awareness- how aware are YOU?

  November is Diabetes Awareness month and HealthCheckUSA wants to make sure you have the resources, tools, and know-how to educate yourself simply by getting a blood test. Whether you’re a diabetic, have a family history of diabetes, or just want to be proactive and and preventative, HealthHeckUSA offers many tests that include a fasting [...]

November 13, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Diabetes, Health Screens, Hereditary Diseases, Men's Health, Miscellaneous health topics, Obesity and related diseases, Stress and Overall Health, Tests to detect and manage diabetes, Weight Loss & FItness, Women's Health Comments Off on Diabetes Awareness- how aware are YOU?

November Already?!

November Already?!

Wow, this year has flown by! The holidays are already upon us, and you know what that means… Holiday Sales! HealthCheckUSA wants you to be the first to know about our upcoming deals and offerings, but you have to sign up to be on our emailing list. We only send out need-to-know information about our [...]

November 5, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Cholesterol Screens, Health Screens, Heart Health & Cholesterol, Men's Health, Nutrition, Thyroid Screens, Wellness Wednesday, Women's Health Comments Off on November Already?!

Featured Test: the Women’s Basic Profile

Featured Test: the Women’s Basic Profile

  In honor of the month of October being dedicated to Breast Cancer awareness and Women’s Health, in general, we thought we’d put the spotlight on one of HealthCheckUSA’s most comprehensive and cost-effective lab tests for women: the Women’s Basic Profile (conveniently on sale this month for 10% off!). What does it include? The better [...]

October 22, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Cholesterol Screens, Diabetes, Health Screens, Healthcare, Heart Disease, Heart Health & Cholesterol, Hormone Tests, Tests to detect and manage diabetes, Thyroid Screens, Weight Loss & FItness, Wellness Wednesday, Women's Health Comments Off on Featured Test: the Women’s Basic Profile

Breast Cancer Awareness- More than just Mammograms

Breast Cancer Awareness- More than just Mammograms

You’ve heard the saying: Early Detection Saves Lives. It’s so true. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Women, around age 40, should begin getting regularly screened for breast cancer. When you think “screened” you might be thinking “mammogram”. You’re right… but there ought to be more. Blood testing, along with mammograms, can help with this [...]

October 8, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Cancer screenings, Choosing Online Blood Tests, Find a Lab Near You, Health Screens, Healthcare, Monthly Promotions, Wellness Wednesday, Women's Health Comments Off on Breast Cancer Awareness- More than just Mammograms

Vitamin D. What’s your status?

Vitamin D. What’s your status?

Why is a Vitamin D test important? With temperatures starting to drop, you may find yourself outdoors less, and did you know the most efficient way our body synthesizes Vitamin D is done using sunlight? While fortified milk, cereal and certain types of fish can provide limited amounts of Vitamin D in the diet, the [...]

October 1, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Bone health, Cholesterol Screens, Exercise, Health Screens, Heart Health & Cholesterol, Hormone Tests, Men's Health, Nutrition, Tests to detect and manage diabetes, Vitamin D Deficiency, Vitamins & Nutrition, Weight Loss & FItness, Wellness Wednesday, Women's Health Comments Off on Vitamin D. What’s your status?

Weight Loss, Fitness, and Lab Testing??

Weight Loss, Fitness, and Lab Testing??

  There’s so much more that impacts weight management beyond the food you eat and time spent in the gym. While a healthy diet is critical to long-term health and weight management, hormone imbalances, inflammation, insulin resistance and other metabolic dysfunctions can impact your ability to manage a healthy weight. HealthCheckUSA offers tests and panels [...]

September 24, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Exercise, Health Screens, Men's Health, Nutrition, Obesity and related diseases, Vitamins & Nutrition, Weight Loss & FItness, Wellness Wednesday, Women's Health Comments Off on Weight Loss, Fitness, and Lab Testing??

Permanent Lower Prices on Popular Blood Tests

Permanent Lower Prices on Popular Blood Tests

Being proactive and managing your health has never been easier or more affordable. HealthCheckUSA has lowered its pricing on some of its popular tests- for good. Everything from Thyroid screening to Hormone testing is reduced in price so you can get the answers you need, whenever you need them, at a price that won’t break [...]

September 16, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Choosing Online Blood Tests, Health Screens, Healthcare, Tests to detect and manage diabetes Comments Off on Permanent Lower Prices on Popular Blood Tests

The Power of Superfoods on Your Nutrition

The Power of Superfoods on Your Nutrition

What if there were foods more powerful than drugs? Imagine a diet that would lower your cholesterol, make your heart healthier, reduce your risk of cancer, diabetes, and stroke without the side effects of medication. What if this magic food helped you lose weight, sleep better, and feel happier? Would you fill your pantry with [...]

August 28, 2014 Ashley Healthcare, Nutrition, Vitamins & Nutrition Comments Off on The Power of Superfoods on Your Nutrition

What Exactly is a Superfood?

What Exactly is a Superfood?

Superfoods are natural, unprocessed foods, high in nutritional value. Some great examples that can be found in any grocery store or market include: Dark green leafy vegetables such as kale, spinach, and collard greens are high in magnesium, potassium and phytonutrients. They are also a good source of iron and they are loaded with fiber [...]

August 25, 2014 Ashley Health Screens, Healthcare, Vitamins & Nutrition Comments Off on What Exactly is a Superfood?