Affordable Blood tests and tests you should take at least every 6 months or once in a year to ensure your body is fine.

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    BLOOD SUGAR

    Blood sugar can tell if one has Diabetes. Diabetes is a silent killer and can affect other organs

    Diabetes and hypertension, stroke are closely related.

    Regular sugar check can pick it early.

    ELECTROLYTE, UREA AND CREATININE (EUCR)

    The kidneys are very essential in removing waste products from the body.

    this test tells you if your kidneys are functioning fine

    Doing these EUCR helps to pick any abnormalities early

    FASTING LIPID PROFILE

    Fats are an essential part of the body.
    However there are good fats and bad fats

    When bad fats accumulates..risk of stroke, heart attack, diabetes etc increases

    Checking blood fat helps to reduce the risk of these events happening

    HIV

    HIV is one of the Sexually transmitted and blood borne viruses

    Lot of people are yet to know their status.
    Running blood tests to occasionally check yearly is a good idea (especially Sexually active)

    If one is positive. There are medications available for treatment of HIV

    FULL BLOOD COUNT

    This gives an idea of the state of the blood.

    From level of blood (if low or high) to presence of infection and how well the blood clots

    A full blood count can be obtained if you had recently treated malaria or you have a condition like sicle cell anaemia

    It can be a great pointer to problems in the body.

    URINALYSIS

    The Urine says a lot about what happens in the body

    From change in colour, change in quantity etc says a lot.
    From kidney diseases to Diabetes & many more. Testing the urine can help pick diseases early

    LIVER FUNCTION TESTS

    In an era where people take Agbo, a lot of Drugs, Alcohol & many more

    The liver is important is breaking dangerous substances.

    A damage in the liver usually manifests as abnormal liver function tests

    This is very important especially if you take Alcohol

    ABDOMINOPELVIC SCAN

    An abdominal scan is an imaging of the organs in the tummy and pelvis.

    A lot of organs are in the abdomen from the kidney..liver…any problems can be pick early with a scan

    ECHOCARDIOGRAPH

    This is an imaging of the Heart that shows the Heart like a Camera.

    Any problem can be seen digitally.
    Abnormal heart problems and heart changes can be picked early and treatment or recommendation offered asap

    If you want to gym, try and get one to avoid slumping in the field or gym

    Electrocardiogram (ECG)

    An ECG is a test that shows the electrical activities of the Heart. Some problems of the Heat can be seen on an ECG

    Everyone should actually try and get an ECG. If you plan gymming, it’s a must

    Some people have died in a gym from silent heart problems that could be picked

    HEPATITIS B & HEPATITIS C VIRUS

    These are viruses that are blood borne & sexually transmitted

    An advice is to get vaccinated with the Hepatitis B vaccine

    Before you get your vaccine, if you don’t know your status you’d be tested to know if you need vaccine or treatment

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