Health Screening

Diagnostic Health Screening with Instant Results

Health 4 U is excited to exclusively introduce you to

Point of Care Testing (POCT) Diagnostic Health Screening

The first service of its kind in Cork, POCT enables highly accurate testing, with instant results. We use the state-of-the-art Afinion 2 Analyzer, which has been certified by NGSP and IFCC. It has consistently shown a high degree of of accuracy and performance matches, which in some cases, outperforms routine laboratory methods.

Take Control of Your Health

Early detection is key to optimising your health & Knowledge is power.  

Understanding & knowing your health can help you identify Your risk of certain conditions, allowing you to prevent and/or maintain your health to optimal levels.

Early detection through POCT gives You Control over your health.  

Having on the spot results means Your Health Prevention can start Today as you will receive dietary & lifestyle advice to guide you to optimising your health. 

Where treatments may be necessary, with your consent, referrals will be sent to the appropriate Healthcare Professionals.

 

How Will POCT Benefit You?

Health screening helps you to identify if you are at risk of preventable diseases such as;

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Kidney Disease

POCT also can check your;

  • Inflammation levels
  • Iron Levels
Health Screening with Health 4 U Cork

Screening Profiles

Cardiovascular

Gold Standard - Full Lipid Profile - TC, LDL, HDL, Trigs, Non-HDL, Chol/HDL ratio

Diabetes

Gold Standard - HbA1C

Inflammatory Markers

CRP - C-reactive protein indicates inflammation within the body

Anaemia

Hb -Haemoglobin levels to detect anaemia

Kidney Disease

ACR - Albumin to creatinine ratio - extremely important tool to screen for kidney disease in those with diabetes - early intervention is key

Functional Tests

Health 4 U also offers other detailed Biomarkers which give detailed information to allow us to support you with the most accurate Nutritional & Lifestyle Plan.  These tests  are finger tip testing & take a few weeks to be reported on.

Omega 3 Essential – Snapshot of EPA & DHA in your red cell membranes 

Omega 3 Advanced – Omega 3 index, Omega 3:6 ratio, AA:EPA ratio & Trans Fat Index to support Nutritional & Lifestyle advice

Vitamin D – Check for deficiency so you can promote bone health & immunity.

Food Sensitivity Testing – IgG testing is the only way to definitely know if you have food sensitivities. The 93 & 200 tests look at the most common foods known to cause an inflammation & create those nagging symptoms.

POCT Consultations

Consultations include individual or a number of finger stick profiling with immediate results. You will receive nutritional and lifestyle advice tailored to your results on the day.

Functional Tests can take approximately 2 weeks for results.

If you would prefer a more in-depth individual detailed Nutritional & Lifestyle plan please check our Nutritional Therapy section for further information where you can include PCOT as part of the consultation.

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Book your initial consultation with me now and let’s move forward together to achieve a healthier you.

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