A selection of clinical and gut functional tests are available at the Gatelodge.
Laboratory tests can be invaluable in identifying what may contribute to health issues and therefore result in faster successful outcomes by facilitating the development of personal targeted nutritional programmes. There are many different types of tests that may be considered. The following is a selection of the tests available.
Please contact the Nutritionist, Diana on 0044 (0) 7789866312 to discuss further.
Food Intolerance and Sensitivity Test
93 foods + Candida
You might love food, but some foods might not love you.
The 93 foods tested in the IgG Food Intolerance Test with Candida can identify the problem food so it can be eliminated from the patient's diet.
Children's Food Intolerance Test - 6 markers
egg white and yolk, casein, milk, gluten, wheat
Coeliac and Gluten Sensitivity Test
The Coeliac & Gluten Sensitivity profile helps differentiate between Coeliac Disease and the ever growing incidence of Gluten Sensitivity.
Lactose intolerance test
Gold standard test for dairy intolerance
Intestinal permeability / Leaky gut Syndrome
to check for integrity of the gut lining, very helpful in gastrointestinal disturbances and immune system reaction, including autoimmunity and allergies
SIBO – Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), the most commonly diagnosed gastrointestinal disorder, affecting 20% of the general population. The SIBO test aids in identifying the actual cause of IBS.
Studies suggest that as many as 50-75% of patients with IBS have SIBO
Comprehensive stool analysis with parasitology (3 days)
This comprehensive profile helps pinpoint the causes of gastrointestinal symptoms and chronic systemic conditions, and measures key markers of digestion, absorption and inflammation
The Comprehensive Thyroid Assessment is a hormone test that provides a thorough analysis of thyroid hormone metabolism.
Helicobacter Pylori (H Pylori) breath test
Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori), the most common cause of stomach ulcers
Adrenal stress test
This panel provides a comprehensive view of adrenal function and includes 4 cortisol levels timed throughout the day as well as DHEA
Comprehensive Hormone Profile
Measures Cortisol, Cortisone, Estradiol, Estrone, Estriol, Progesterone, Testosterone, DHEA, Melatonin
This test also measures your cortisol and cortisone rhythms and levels, and your oestrogen metabolism pathways.
One day sex hormone profile
Covers oestrogen, progesterone
Yeast Culture (Candida) Test
Histamine is responsible for many of the symptoms in persons with allergies.
Comprehensive Nutritional profile
The Comprehensive Nutritional profile gives an assessment of a patient's
nutritional needs in anti-oxidants - Vitamin A, C, E and CoQ10, Vitamin B Complex, Vitamin D. Minerals - Manganese, magnesium, molybdenum and Zinc.
Your need for probiotics and digestive enzymes.
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