Testing

This page is about the testing we provide and is updated as new tests become available.  To get you started with some information about the tests available, please see the list below.  If you are not sure what testing you need, please phone us to discuss your options

  1. DNA testing      Image result for Free dna pictures for facebook
  2. Why do a gene test?
    1. For long term chronic and unresolving cases
    2. Family history of health issues
    3. Gene screening for possible Autism issues
    4. To learn how to improve health by reducing inflammation and supporting anti-ageing
    5. To learn how genes can affect your weight and what exercise and foods might be best for your body and genetics
    6. Look at risk of health issues such as heart, blood pressure, hormone disorders etc

 

2. GUT testing           

We have many tests available to look at upper digestive and lower bowel issues

Upper digestive system:  Tests for Helicobactor pylori, SIBO (small intestinal bowel overgrowth) and SIFO (small intestinal fungal overgrowth) in the upper gut (which often present with nausea, reflux, heart burn, wind and bloating)

Lower digestive system:

    1. Stool testing for :
      1. IBS / Constipation / Diarrhoea / Reflux / Wind and bloating
    2. PCR stool test for Parasites

3. Blood testing         Image result for blood testing pictures for facebook

    1. For General Health check
    2. For health conditions which are not resolving.  This usually involves a general screen, plus specific markers if needed for your individual case
    3. For Pregnancy and conception support
    4. For Post natal support
    5. Blood testing supports conditions such as
      1. Cholesterol
      2. Fatigue
      3. Gut Issues
      4. Allergies
      5. Hormones – Endometriosis, PCOS, Menopause, Fertility
      6. Low iron
      7. Inflammation
      8. Virus Check

4. Hair Tissue Mineral Analysis

    1. Looks at which minerals you may lack or have in excess
    2. Also tests for heavy metals such as lead, mercury, arsenic etc

5. Saliva testing

    1. Often done as part of a hormone test to check for imbalance in a male or female cycle

6. Urine testing

    1. Urinary Health
    2. Pyrrole disorder (Pyrrole disorder is associated with behavioural and mood disorders in children and adults)

7. Functional testing 

Functional testing can and does include blood testing and other relevant testing as mentioned above and depending on presenting symptoms

Conditions

  1. Every day conditions such as fatigue, weight management, coughs colds and immune, allergy, reflux, bloating and digestive issues, hormone conditions, sleep issues, migraine and headaches,  etc
  2. More chronic conditions such as Diabetes, Weight, Parkinson’s disease, Hypertension (High blood pressure), Thyroid and Auto Immune disorders, Fatigue, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Pain syndromes, More complex hormone conditions
  3. Exposure to chemicals.  Some jobs entail exposure to a range of chemicals.  Knowing how your body responds to these chemicals in paramount to keeping healthy now and into your ageing future – Organic Acid testing can help to determine how your body is responding.

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