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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

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?

Taking Care of Your Body: How Poor Health Creates Stress

Taking Care of Your Body: How Poor Health Creates Stress

You probably know that stress can take a terrible toll on your body, but did you know that poor health increases your stress? Exercise, good sleep patterns, and healthy food work together to relieve your stress all the time, so a person with a healthy lifestyle is far less vulnerable to the effects of stress. [...]

August 15, 2014 Ashley Healthcare, Stress and Overall Health Comments Off on Taking Care of Your Body: How Poor Health Creates Stress

5 Easy Exercises with Rapid Benefits

5 Easy Exercises with Rapid Benefits

Finding time in your busy life for an exercise routine can be tough. Here are 5 easy exercises with great benefits: 1. Planking. Holding your body off the ground by resting your weight on your forearms and the balls of your feet is more challenging than you might imagine. Start with 3 sets in 30 [...]

August 11, 2014 Ashley Exercise, Healthcare Comments Off on 5 Easy Exercises with Rapid Benefits

HealthCheckUSA’s 15% Off Independence Day Sale!

HealthCheckUSA’s 15% Off Independence Day Sale!

From July 3rd through July 8th, we are offering 15% off your total order. Take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about your health through our safe, 4-step process: Order Your Test Online Visit the LabCorp Test Center you Choose Analysis at a Nationally Accredited Laboratory View Your Results Online On July 3rd, we [...]

July 1, 2014 Ashley Health Screens, Healthcare, Monthly Promotions Comments Off on HealthCheckUSA’s 15% Off Independence Day Sale!

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

Changes to HIPAA Laws Put Your Lab Test Results in Your Hands

Changes to HIPAA Laws Put Your Lab Test Results in Your Hands

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) laws were recently changed to allow you direct access to your records, which means you can get your test results directly from the lab instead of having to wait for a follow-up visit with your doctor. The new rules will make it easier and faster for you [...]

February 17, 2014 Ashley Healthcare Comments Off on Changes to HIPAA Laws Put Your Lab Test Results in Your Hands