How it works
Thyroid disorders are both a growing concern and a common problem that can cause symptoms due to either over or under functioning of the thyroid glands which is an essential organ for producing thyroid hormones. Thyroid disorders are conditions that affect the thyroid gland located in the front of the neck, the thyroid gland itself serves as an essential organ for producing thyroid hormones. In order to determine whether you suffer from a thyroid disorder, you can take a quick and easy test with the Complete Thyroid Screen which is a simple and painless prick of the finger, you can then be tested for a number of factors such as TSH, Free T4, Free T3 and TPOab.
You should screen for this test if you experience any of the following symptoms:
- Feeling cold all the time
- Low energy and stamina
- Dry, thinning, and itchy skin
- Hair loss
- Menstrual irregularities
- Memory lapses or slow/fuzzy thinking
- Dry/brittle hair and nails
- Weight loss
- Muscle and joint aches and pains
- High blood pressure
- Increased cholesterol levels
- Heat or cold intolerance
- Weight gain
To further prevent yourself from Thyroid disorders take the Complete Health Screen which is a popular test that is an ideal screening tool for monitoring optimal health that is suitable for both men and women of all ages. It covers all the essentials required for an annual check-up in just a couple of blood tubes. The Complete Health Screen not only examines your Thyroid hormones, but also your iron status, liver function, kidney function and cardiovascular health among other things. From these tests you can identify any deficiencies or abnormalities that may greatly affect your general wellness and take the most appropriate action to correct these irregularities with the help of your healthcare physician.
With Lab Tests Direct, you can do your annual check-up In a matter of moments.