Functional Tests

I regularly use functional tests from diagnostic laboratories such as Biolab, Metametrix, Red Apple and Genova Diagnostics.

These tests can be used to assess nutrient levels or investigate a specific health issue. If you are interested in seeing which tests are available, please click the relevent category from the list below.

Digestive Health
  • Comprehensive digestive screen
  • Candida and other fungi (a full screen for all yeasts and moulds)
  • Intestinal parasites
  • Pancreatic function
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Intestinal permeability (leaky gut)
Allergies and Intolerances
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Coeliac disease
  • Food intolerances
  • Food allergies
  • Vitamin levels
  • Mineral levels
  • Essential fatty acids profile
  • Amino acids profile
  • Heavy metals screen
Hormone Balance
  • Thyroid function
  • Adrenal stress index
  • Female hormone panel (PCOS, fertility, menopause)
  • Osteoporosis risk assessment
  • Male hormone panel
Heart Health
  • Cardiovascular risk assessment
  • Homocysteine