Basic Health Screening
In order for a patient to know if they are in good standing health they will get a Basic Health Screening test done. This test lets them know what kind of action would need to be taken in order for them to continue to stay healthy or for them to get healthy. These tests let a patient know if they have anemia or any other type of diagnosis.
The Essential Health Screen $89 - CBC (w diff), CMP, Urinalysis and Lipid Profile (HDL, LDL + Triglycerides)
Basic Health Screen $59 - Includes a CBC (w diff), CMP, and a Urinalysis
Cholesterol Test (Lipid Profile) $39 - HDL, LDL, Total Cholesterol + Triglycerides
Cholesterol and Heart Blood Testing
Only about 27 percent of people know the symptoms of a heart attack. Patients need to be informed of their heart levels. The tests that will inform a patient of their heart levels are Lipid Profile, C - reactive protein, NMR Lipoprofile, the VAP Cholesterol Test, and Homocysteine blood tests. Getting regular heart blood tests will help a patient know what treatment needs to be completed.
Men who are at high risk for prostate cancer have had their brothers or fathers, should get the Prostate Specific Antigen blood test starting at the age of 40 years old. This test will tell the male patient if more than one test is needed per year. This blood test tells the levels of protein in the prostate gland. Being informed could help save a person from the fate of these diseases.
There is plenty of ways to treat a thyroid condition; whether it is hyper or hypothyroidism. The Thyroid Function Test will give the patient a starting point as how to treat their own thyroid condition. Knowing the symptoms of both the hyper and hypothyroidism will give the patient the idea of when to go into the doctor or when to call Health Testing Centers to get their tests done.
The liver makes bile which is an important part of digestion. There can be a lot of damage done to the liver by drinking a lot of alcohol, or taking prescription drugs, also if a person comes in contact with any of the hepatitis’s they could put their liver at risk for serious damage. Having the Liver Function Test will give an idea of how much damage is done to the liver.
CEA or Carcinoembryonic Antigen, Cancer Antigen 19-9 or CA 19-9, Cancer Antigen 27.29 or CA 27.29, Cancer Antigen 125 or CA-125, and AFP or Alpha-Fetoprotein blood tests help test a patient’s blood for cancer. These tests are performed at Health Testing Centers for various amounts of money. A person, who is thinks that they are at risk of cancer, because a family member has had cancer, needs to get checked as soon as possible. Getting checked early can help in the discovery of any type of cancer cells. This will help in the treatment of the cancer. Most of the cancers now can be cured or put into remission.
Woman will have many symptoms of menopause and might not know it. Though there are some symptoms that can be physically uncomfortable. Having lab testing done will let a patient know the levels of their hormones. Some patients will experience a rapid decrease in the hormone levels while others will stay within the range. Anti-aging testing is available just remember to consult a doctor after you get the results back. The doctor will interpret the results for you.
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Blood Testing Lab Locations in San Pablo CA
In San Pablo CA, health Testing Centers have several different lab test locations. The patient has the convenience of purchasing the test he wants on their website, healthtestingcenters.com. Once the test has been purchased, a requisition form will be emailed to the patient to be brought to one of the surrounding LabCorp locations. Once LabCorp has performed the test, the results will be emailed to the patient within 24-48 hours using HIPPA compliant secure email.
For one low price, Health Testing Centers will perform Essential Health Screening whereas other testing centers will charge the same price for a single blood test. If you in the San Pablo CA area and in need of a lipid profile, this screening option is the perfect choice. The package includes tests that your physician would order when performing a routine physical. The Essential Health Screening is a group of tests such as a comprehensive metabolic panel, lipid profile, complete blood count with differential, and a urinalysis. This will give your physician an overall look at your health in general and to help him determine whether or not additional testing is required. The convenience of the nearby testing facilities allows the patient to have those important tests in hand to take to his physician when having a yearly physical.
Health Testing Centers prides itself on providing convenient service for its customers. The patient must simply go to the easy to navigate website, click on the particular test he wants performed, and place the order. Within one hour, a requisition form will be emailed to the patient. The patient will make an appointment with LabCorp for the test to be performed. He can do this online. Once the appointment is scheduled, the patient will take the requisition form to one of LabCorp’s convenient locations for the test to be performed. This can usually be done on the same day that the test was ordered. In most cases, the tests results will be ready within 1-2 business days.
For general information about blood testing you can visit Lab Tests Online or WebMd.