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  1. Can

    Help me interpret my Blood tests (Symptoms after meals, panic attacks & more)

    Hello there lovely people, as I mentioned in my first post on this forum, for about three years I have been having some symptoms that at times have been quite severe. At first my symptoms were simply and only skin issues on my hands, ankles and feet for about two years. Since I didn't get to...
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    Know anything about Mass spectrometry (HPLC/MS-MS) testing from LabCorp?

    Labcorp has a special division for endocrinology testing. It was called "Endocrine Sciences" in the past, and they go by Labcorp's Esoterix now. https://specialtytesting.labcorp.com/services/endocrinology This group uses Mass spectrometry (HPLC/MS-MS) methodology versus the...
  3. tastyfood

    Do you always fast before your blood tests?

    I test regularly for things like prolactin, TSH, total cholesterol, and other important tests. I typically test early in the morning, fasting, for consistency. I am starting to think if I should at least once test in a non fasting state. Being fasted is the most stressful time of the day, and...