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Functional Medicine Laboratory Tests for Environmental Toxin Assessment

These five tests are fundamental in evaluating for various environmental toxin exposures, e.g. chemical, heavy metal, mold. The five tests are: Organic Acids Test (OAT), Toxic Non-Metal Chemical Profile (aka. GPL-TOX), Glyphosate Profile, GPL-MycoTOX Profile (aka. mold toxins) and Hair Metals (aka., Toxic & Essential Elements, Hair). These tests all come from Great Plains Laboratory […]

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Heavy Metals Detox

Heavy metal detoxification, aka. heavy metals detox is a method of removing toxic metal from the body. There are many different remedies which have different binding capacities to certain metals and are used in the process of heavy metals detox. Heavy metals like aluminum, arsenic, cadmium, lead and mercury all carry a certain level of […]

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Benefits of Heavy Metals Tests

Benefits of Heavy Metals Tests

There are many benefits of doing heavy metal tests that can be applied for a wide variety of health concerns. These tests provide good information about various heavy metals and the potential health implications they cause or contribute to. Also, with many heavy metal tests like hair analysis certain mineral levels are also being looked […]

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Toxic Lead Levels in Children

Toxic Lead Levels in Children

Toxic lead levels in children is a growing concern, not only in the United States, but across the globe where even small amounts of lead can be damaging to the brain. Recent contaminated toy and jewelry products from China containing high levels of lead has raised concern that lead, once thought to have been reduced […]

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