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COVID-19 IgG Antibody Tests - How useful?

Antibody testing and preparing for lockdown relaxation   There is an ongoing debate regarding the usefulness, or not, of the antibody test for COVID 19 – that is, the test to show whether you have been infected by the virus (around 14 days or more the date of sample collection)....

Private Coronavirus Testing - Considerations

If you are considering paying privately for a test for COVID-19 -we hope that our updates may help inform you as to the latest information available, and show that we are continually listening and reacting. The information we have is accurate as far as we know at the time of...

Vitamin B12 - Advanced Testing.

Vitamin B12 Advanced Testing Profile from Blue Horizon Medicals We believe this profile is a little gem – so much information about red blood cell health – and more – can be gathered from the tests within. And very few profiles offer Active B12 levels as standard –with this knowledge...

Full Blood Count

Blood testing for poor diet, viral infections, bone marrow conditions.A complete blood count (CBC), also known as full blood count (FBC) or full blood exam (FBE) or blood panel, is a test panel that gives information about the cells in a patient's blood.Low haemoglobin suggests a person has anaemia. The...

The importance of knowing about your blood in Sport

Why is Blood testing in Sport important? This is increasingly being considered essential for the keen amateur and not just the professional sportsman or sportswoman. There is now a wide range of substances ‘at risk’ of deficiency in athletes. Nutrients and Hormones may be under the spotlight and at risk...