87552482

Vitamin D Blood-SST (Test Code 1115)

Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to increased risk for many common and serious diseases, including some common cancers, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis.  Studies suggest that exposure to sunlight which enhances the production of vitamin D in the skin, prevents many chronic diseases.

Analytes:

25 hydroxy Vitamin D (25OH D)

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Vitamin D is essential for the formation, growth and repair of bones. Vitamin D is necessary for normal calcium absorption and immune function.  It also improves muscle strength and helps reduce inflammation.

Common Conditions:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Chronic bone/muscle/joint pain
  • Diabetes type I & II
  • Autoimmune diseases (eg. multiple sclerosis)
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Depression & mood disorders

 

 

NOTICE TO PATIENTS

NutriPATH practices in the usual practitioner-referral system for pathology laboratories. Patients are highly recommended to seek the supervision and guidance of a qualified healthcare practitioner for the interpretation of any lab results and associated information.

NutriPATH can offer assistance in locating a suitable practitioner.

Analytes

25 hydroxy Vitamin D (25OH D)