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Basic Health Panel

Basic Health Panel

$150.00

A clear view of what matters to bring your health into perspective.

This essential screening is a great place to start if you want to gain insight into your overall health. It helps identify health conditions ranging from high cholesterol to kidney disease, so you can take informed action towards your health goals.

This package includes a collection of screenings commonly ordered at an annual health visit to evaluate your overall health, measuring the basics including blood sugar, calcium, electrolytes, blood count, and liver and kidney function. It may also be used to screen for health conditions, including diabetes.

SAMPLE TYPE
Blood, Urine, Fasting Required

Whats included?

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A smart blood panel counts the cells that circulate in your blood, which can provide valuable information to you and your doctor about your overall health.

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A urinalysis (UA) examines the appearance, concentration, and content of urine, which can aid the detection of conditions including urinary tract infections, kidney diseases, and diabetes.

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A smart metabolic panel measures 14 components found in your blood (including sugars, minerals, electrolytes, enzymes, and waste products) that contribute to your overall health.

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This cholesterol and lipids panel measures the fatty substances used in the body as energy that contribute to heart health (including cholesterol and triglycerides) to help assess the risk of heart disease.

Why consider this test?

Common Concerns Essential Health Testing Southwest Labs local Albuquerque testing options

Common Concerns

Half of all U.S. adults have one or more chronic health conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes, or obesity.1

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Lifestyle Matters

Getting to know your numbers and overall quality of your health can help you make more informed decisions to live a healthier lifestyle.2

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Start with Screening

Regular health exams and tests can help find problems before they start. They also can help find problems early, when your chances for treatment and cure are better.3

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Family History

Cholesterol & lipid tests can be appropriate for a healthy person, especially when there is a family history of heart disease, heart attack, or stroke.4

References

1. “About Chronic Diseases | CDC.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, www.cdc.gov/chronicdisease/about/index.htm. Last reviewed November 19, 2018
2. “Know Your Health Numbers.” American Heart Association, https://www.heart.org/en/health-topics/diabetes/prevention–treatment-of-diabetes/know-your-health-numbers  Last reviewed August 2015.  
3.“Check-Ups Are Important – Family Health – CDC.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention https://www.cdc.gov/family/checkup/index.html. Last reviewed August 2017.
4. “Getting Your Cholesterol Checked.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, www.cdc.gov/cholesterol/cholesterol_screening.htm. Last reviewed February 9, 2018.