Food Allergy VS Food Sensitivity

Do you ever feel like you may have certain symptoms related to foods, such as headaches, stomach pain, diarrhea, or fatigue? You want to try eliminating possible triggers, but you are not sure where to start? Our Food Sensitivity test measures your body's immune response to 96 foods that are commonly found in western diets. It's a great way to get some guidance on which foods could be causing you discomfort. Our test is not a food allergy test, so...

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Introducing Our HbA1c At-Home Health Test

If you have ever wondered if you might be at risk for Type II Diabetes, it is extremely important to have your glucose levels tested. By measuring glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c), you are able to get an overall picture of what your average blood sugar levels have been over a period of weeks/months. HbA1c stands for Hemoglobin A1c; this is a protein that is found on the surface of red blood cells. For people with diabetes this is vital because...

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Why Test Genomics and Biomarkers Together?

There are many different ways to evaluate health and wellness, and no single way is the best. Often, what appears to be one thing on the surface is often something different underneath. The human body is no exception. Our health and wellness is a balance that has many different variables and factors influencing our overall state. Two very important factors that can affect our overall wellness are environmental factors from the outside and genetic factors from the inside - very...

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4 Drinks to Help Get Rid of Bloat

Bloating is something we all can relate to. Most of us get only get it when we overstuff ourselves, but there are some people who struggle almost every time they eat a meal. If you tend to feel bloated more often than not, even when you're not even over-eating, you could have a food sensitivity. What's the different between a food sensitivity and a food allergy? Allergies have an immediate, highly noticeable (even fatal) response, while sensitivities can take even...

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4 Reasons To Breastfeed Your Baby (Other Than Better Health)

Did you know August is National Breastfeeding Month? If you're a mom, you’ve already heard time and time again how "breast is best" and that breastfeeding has tons of health benefits for your baby (which is true!). The antibodies, cells, and hormones that come from the breastmilk and nourish your baby may actually reduce the risk of childhood ear infections, asthma, eczema, lower respiratory infections, and possibly even causes of cancer. Breastmilk has also been linked to better brain...

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