What is the Advanced Diet & Lifestyle Blood Test?
Food is the main carrier of information taken from the environment. This blood test will evaluate how healthy is your diet and lifestyle.
Why get an Advanced Diet & Lifestyle Blood test?
- If you want to understand your genetic profile related to diet, health, immunity
- If you are a performance athlete or practice gym.
- To find out if you have vitamin or mineral deficiency.
- If you want to know whether you have a healthy diet.
- If you are a vegan or vegetarian person and want to understand whether you are missing any vitamins or minerals in your body.
Total Cholesterol: the total amount of cholesterol present in the blood.
HDL Cholesterol: High-density lipoprotein (HDL) is “good” cholesterol as it helps eliminate LDL from the blood.
LDL Cholesterol: Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is “bad” cholesterol. High LDL levels raise your risk of stroke, heart attack and atherosclerosis.
Triglycerides: Triglycerides are the body’s form of fat storage. They are found in fatty tissues and circulate in the blood to fuel muscles to work.
Total/HDL Cholesterol: this ratio of cholesterol/ HDL is used to measure cardiovascular risk.
CRP High-Sensitivity: measures levels of inflammation in your body.
Ferritin: measures the amount of iron your body stores.
Magnesium: is a metallic element found in your bone, essential to life. Measures the amount of Magnesium in your blood.
Vitamin B12: helps produce your red blood cells, which carry oxygen around your body.
Vitamin D: measures how much vitamin D you have in your blood, which is essential for healthy bones, teeth and muscles.
How does our Clinic Visit test work?
Please make your appointment online and visit us on-site to have your blood drawn by our Registered Nurse. Please note that you must present your ID for your appointment.
- Do not take biotin supplements two days before the appointment.
- Do not take Vitamin B12 for two weeks before the appointment.
How long do blood test results take?
The target turnaround time for the Advanced Diet & Lifestyle blood test results is 1 working day. The turnaround time is a guide only and will sometimes depend upon assay run schedules.
Missed appointments or cancellations less than 24 hours prior are not entitled to refunds. Rescheduling is possible but not guaranteed. Please contact the customer service prior to the appointment time to discuss cost and availability options. Please note that we do not draw blood from children under 16 years old.