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  • Anti-Mullerian Hormone test: What We Do

    If you are trying to conceive, you have probably heard of AMH and its importance in fertility. Anti-Mullerian Hormone (AMH) is produced by developing ovarian follicles (pouches which contain the eggs) growing in the ovary. During each menstrual cycle an ovarian follicle develops and releases an egg at ovulation. As women age, the number of follicles…
  • Comprehensive Pregnancy Health Check

    Nutritional Needs During Pregnancy

    When you're pregnant, it's even more critical to have a healthy diet, as what you consume is the primary source of nutrition for your baby. But many women do not receive enough iron, folic acid, calcium, vitamin D or protein. It is therefore critical that you boost your intake of foods rich in these nutrients…
  • Health

    Signs you could be deficient in Vitamin B12

    Maintaining a healthy nervous system is just one of vitamin B12's many important roles in the body. If you don't get enough B12, your body will start to fail in worrying ways. According to the BMJ, "early indications are generally mild or asymptomatic." Severe deficit, on the other hand, can cause lifelong brain damage, as…
  • Stroke Awareness Month

    Stroke Awareness Month – Getting to the Heart of the Issue

    A result of genetic disorders, poor lifestyle choices or personal/family history, Strokes are a seriously life-threatening medical condition that happens when the blood supply to part of the brain cuts off. Reports suggest in the UK, stroke strikes someone in the UK once every 5 minutes, meaning over 100,000 people a year will suffer from…
  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) – Early Diagnosis is Key

    When it comes to cleansing our bodies of harmful and toxic waste product, removing excess fluids and balancing minerals and chemicals, our kidneys are the core organ behind each of these functions. Should our kidneys suffer ill-health or malfunction, severe disease follows suit; specifically, chronic kidney disease (CKD). Around 3 million people in the UK…
  • Randox Health: 4 Simple Steps to Keep Your Heart in Check

    Everyone knows how essential our heart is to the daily functionality of our bodies, pumping blood through our blood vessels to the essential organs and limbs, despite this, heart disease is the largest circulatory condition in the UK according to the British Heart Foundation with a staggering 7.6 million people currently affected by it. John…
  • Testimonial: Kirsty McCrudden

    cannot recommend it enough as a year or two down the line things could have been way more serious than they are now.
    Is it good to know that my tumour markers are up and that I could be at risk of cancer but can prevent it by potentially catching it early? Yes it is!