Thanks for taking the first step towards optimal health. The more information you have, the better you’ll understand your body — and the faster we can act to protect it.
The following screens will walk you through the information that you will receive alongside your results. Whatever your intention is for testing — whether it’s to gather data for your own personal use, or to share this information with a medical professional — your results will arm you with valuable insights that will help you make more informed decisions. More awareness means more control of your health, and that’s always the ultimate goal.
A biomarker (“biological marker”) refers to a category of objective signs that indicate medical state. Elevated biomarker levels in your blood can signal the presence of a disease.
Measuring HbA1c provides information about your average sugar levels over the past 2-3 months, and glucose provides information about your immediate sugar levels at the time of testing. This test helps determine if you are likely to have and/or develop type 1 or type 2 Diabetes.
Measuring your lipid panel provides information about your current overall cholesterol profile and triglyceride levels. Together, these provide a comprehensive view into your cardiovascular health that can help assess your risk for cardiovascular disease.
Inflammation anywhere in the body can cause elevation of hs-CRP. It is a very sensitive measure of inflammation, which is part of the body’s immune response and is an important part of healing from an illness or injury. Too much inflammation can have a negative impact on immune health and heart health.
Take a closer look at your results in the table below.
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