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Take Control of Your Health: What Annual Blood Tests Should You Get?

Take Control of Your Health: What Annual Blood Tests Should You Get?

As you age, a lot of things happen inside your body that you can’t see, and might not see coming. Annual blood tests are your first line of defense against life-threatening diseases. Blood analysis can detect changes in your endocrine system to spot a thyroid issue, high or low trends in blood glucose, a buildup [...]

May 30, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing Comments Off on Take Control of Your Health: What Annual Blood Tests Should You Get?

Lab Tests You Should Get in Your 40s

Lab Tests You Should Get in Your 40s

Forty is a significant milestone in your life. You’ll notice changes in your energy level, your eyesight, your stamina, and even your sleeping habits. With every decade that passes, you are more at risk for all kinds of conditions and illnesses. By getting tested for the most common issues at each stage of your life, [...]

May 5, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Cholesterol Screens, Health Screens, Healthcare, Heart Disease, Men's Health, Women's Health Comments Off on Lab Tests You Should Get in Your 40s

Your Health Depends on Proper Nutrition

Your Health Depends on Proper Nutrition

Special Pricing For May 2014 Vitamins and minerals are essential elements to optimal health. Vitamin deficiencies or imbalances can cause or contribute to health issues. In many cases, health conditions can be improved simply by eating better. Results from these comprehensive lab tests can be used to suggest diet modifications and/or dietary supplements. Act now to [...]

May 1, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Health Screens, Nutrition Comments Off on Your Health Depends on Proper Nutrition

Medical Tests You Should Have In Your 30s

Medical Tests You Should Have In Your 30s

Most young adults are healthy, active, and unconcerned about health issues. Even if an occasional cold is your worst worry, a little preventative care now can result in much better health later. And the Affordable Healthcare Act requires many plans to cover routine testing at no cost to you. Here are a few basic tests [...]

April 7, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Cholesterol Screens, Men's Health, STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases), Testosterone, Women's Health Comments Off on Medical Tests You Should Have In Your 30s

Men: How Does Your Family Affect Your Health?

Men: How Does Your Family Affect Your Health?

It’s common knowledge that issues like heart disease and cancer can run in families. If your father, uncle, and grandfather all developed the same problem, say high blood pressure, then you may be at a higher risk for the same thing. Does that mean you’re fated to repeat history? Not at all. Genetics plays a [...]

March 24, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Hereditary Diseases, Men's Health Comments Off on Men: How Does Your Family Affect Your Health?

Blood Test to Predict Alzheimer’s Disease

Blood Test to Predict Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers released a new study which allows a simple blood test to predict Alzheimer’s disease. CNN reports, “Overall, the blood test predicted who would get Alzheimer’s or mild cognitive impairment with over 90% accuracy.” This report was published just days after a report predicting whether or not you would die in the next 5 years. Could [...]

March 10, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Health Screens, Miscellaneous health topics Comments Off on Blood Test to Predict Alzheimer’s Disease

Is Death Predictable through a Simple Blood Test?

Is Death Predictable through a Simple Blood Test?

What if you knew a blood test could predict whether or not you would die in the next 5 years, would you take it? Scientists reported they have found 4 biomarkers, or warning signs, in blood that have a high correlation to death. [...]

March 8, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Health Screens Comments Off on Is Death Predictable through a Simple Blood Test?

Should You Get Tested?

Should You Get Tested?

Testosterone Free and Total Hormone Blood Test The testosterone (free and total) hormone test is a simple blood test that measures both the free (not bound) level of testosterone in the bloodstream, as well as total testosterone in your system. Who should be tested? You should strongly consider testing if you are a man struggling [...]

March 3, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Hormone Tests, Testosterone Comments Off on Should You Get Tested?

March into Good Health

March into Good Health

It’s time to get serious about your health. Act now while our favorite tests are on sale! As an overall health screening, our Basic Profiles are an affordable investment in your personal wellness. This simple blood test checks for more than 50 different indicators of overall health, including a complete blood count, lipid (cholesterol) and triglycerides panel, [...]

March 1, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Health Screens, Men's Health, Miscellaneous health topics, Women's Health Comments Off on March into Good Health

Simple Blood Test Help Olympians Go for Gold

Simple Blood Test Help Olympians Go for Gold

The U.S. Women’s Hockey Team rely on blood tests several times a year to measure the players’ levels of vitamin D. While fortified milk, cereal and certain types of fish can provide limited amounts of Vitamin D in the diet, the main source is sunlight. For that reason, many people with indoor jobs, living in [...]

February 20, 2014 Ashley Blood Testing, Bone health, Vitamin D Deficiency Comments Off on Simple Blood Test Help Olympians Go for Gold