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It almost always starts in the gut....

Functional Diagnostic testing can be incredibly helpful in the diagnostic work up of patients suffering with chronic health problems….

Do you suffer from any of the following problems? 764 more words

Gluten Intolerance

Carolyn's Top 10 Tips on How to Treat Your Patients

by Carolyn Thomas  ♥  @HeartSisters

Dear hospital employees,

After a particularly bizarre experience undergoing a treadmill stress echocardiogram at your hospital recently, I decided to do something that I have never done before.   1,019 more words

Heart Sisters

Theranos Isn’t the Only Diagnostics Company Exploiting Regulatory Loopholes

Theranos isn’t alone in avoiding regulation using an easily exploited loophole — in fact, it’s just one among many.

Pathway Genomics, Admera Health and Strand Life Sciences are diagnostics companies that offer cancer tests that impact people’s health care decisions. 76 more words


Trends in Pertussis Diagnostic Testing in the United States, 1990-2012.

Reports of pertussis have been increasing in the U.S. since the 1990s and pertussis diagnostics have evolved during that time. Here we describe temporal changes in pertussis diagnostic practices in the U.S. 223 more words


Latent class analysis of diagnostic tests for adenovirus, Bordetella pertussis and influenza virus infections in German adults with longer lasting coughs.

Laboratory tests in adult outpatients with longer lasting coughs to identify a potential causal pathogen are rarely performed, and there is no gold standard for these diagnostic tests. 225 more words


Diagnostic Testing

You can assess your students’ proficiency levels on multiple lessons using our diagnostic testing. Diagnostic tests help you further customize your students’ learning paths and maximize their class time. 82 more words


September is National Cholesterol Education Month in the USA

For  those living in America – September is your National Cholesterol Education Month!    The perfect chance to see what your levels are and prevent heart disease. 42 more words

Cholesterol Test