• Due to excessive bot signups along with nefarious actors we are limiting forum registration. Keep checking back for the register link to appear. Please do not send emails or have someone post to the forum asking for a signup link. Until the current climate changes we do not see a change of this policy. To join the forum you must have a compelling reason. Letting us know what skills/knowledge you will bring to the community along with the intent of your stay here will help in getting you approved.

Saliva Tests

Kamran

Member
Joined
Sep 28, 2012
Messages
26
http://thyroid.about.com/od/gettestedan ... esting.htm

Anyone looked into this? Apparently saliva tests have the advantage of giving us the levels of bio available hormones which is something normal blood tests can't do. For example, if a woman is taking birth control, the level of thyroid binding globulin increases which hangs onto the thyroid hormone more than usual. So while her blood tests can produce normal results, she could be experiencing symptoms of hypo and her saliva tests could be different.

I got a saliva test done recently for progesterone, testosterone, estrogen, DHEA, and cortisol...still awaiting the results. I wasn't sure how accurate or useful it would be. It seems like its a relatively new science, which is why most conventional doctors don't really use it...but I'm curious as to how good it actually is.

Thoughts?
 
Last edited by a moderator:

Fetch

Member
Joined
Jan 2, 2015
Messages
119
[moderator edit: topics merged]

Hey I have just seen saliva tests mentioned around here lately and was wondering if anyone had a recommendation of a reputable test kit or company. thanks
 
Last edited by a moderator:

BlueEyeWolf

Member
Joined
Dec 30, 2017
Messages
21
Age
59
Location
Chicago
I am looking at Saliva Testing and the more I read about it I see how it can be beneficial. I am ordering the one from ZRT labs as it has been around for a long time. I can only help and be as good as you anticipate it to me. I am using it as one resource not my only one for testing hormonal levels.
 
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
N How Accurate Are Cortisol Saliva Tests? Ask For Help or Advice 3
PleaseDoo21 Excessive saliva production, need desperate help Ask For Help or Advice 8
F Saliva hormone test - how reliable? Ask For Help or Advice 1
Soren Help Can't Eat Anything Debilitating Excess Saliva Digestion 49
V Low Estradiol: Serum, Saliva, Urine Experiments 11
Orangeyouglad Why Would I Have Normal/High Blood Cortisol, But Low Saliva Cortisol? Cortisol, Serotonin, Histamine 1
B Can The Thyroid Gland, Saliva And Tear Glands Grow Back? Ask For Help or Advice 0
M Saliva Test Reliable For Hormones? Blood Work, Labs 1
N Cortisol Saliva Test Ask For Help or Advice 10
Peata Timing Conception, Gender, Saliva Test Using Mini-microscope Female Issues 4
mayweatherking Increase Digestive Juices / Saliva In Mouth Ask For Help or Advice 1
N What Is Ideal Urine/saliva PH? Acidity vs. Alkalinity 3
J Chronic Insomnia - High Saliva Cortisol Insomnia, Sleep Issues 8
L New Saliva Test For Progesterone And Estrogen Coming Soon! Thyroid and Hormones 0
W How Do You Get Your Saliva To Be Alkaline And Not Acidic? Ask For Help or Advice 15
Drareg Amylase Expression In Saliva, STARCH Miscellaneous Health Discussions 8
A Chew cyproheptadine and absorb through saliva? Cyproheptadine 1
M Vinegar Smell Saliva Ask For Help or Advice 9
Velve921 Why Does Saliva make Shoes Sticky? The Ray Peat Forum Lounge 6
Lokzo Blood Tests You MUST Do... Miscellaneous 4
LucyL If you have to take the COVID jab, get some blood tests before and after Viruses, Parasites, Fungus, Vaccines 18
C How can I make Antigen tests negative without putting the swap into my nose? Ask For Help or Advice 24
8 Tests to check for non-vaccination Viruses, Parasites, Fungus, Vaccines 2
G Babies born in the Covid pandemic 'have lower IQs': Three-month-olds now score around 80 on intelligence tests - compared to 100 Ask For Help or Advice 13
L Are Covid tests dangerous? Viruses, Parasites, Fungus, Vaccines 13
GreekDemiGod Help me interpret my thyroid blood tests from 2019 Ask For Help or Advice 5
M Best lab tests for estrogen status Blood Work, Labs 23
Eastcoast Seth COVID Rapid Tests contain something evil in them Ask For Help or Advice 11
Pina How to Lawfully Avoid Masks, Tests and Quarantines During Travel - Prof. Dolores Cahill Society 94
Deadpool Cypro and allergy tests? Ask For Help or Advice 0
R Sleep tests should be just as common as blood tests Miscellaneous Health Discussions 8
wealthofwisdom Top 3 lab tests to get (for women)? Blood Work, Labs 0
wealthofwisdom Top 3 tests to get? Labs & (Monitoring) Vitals 0
D A case of Wilson's syndrome with normal tests Minerals 55
Hugh Johnson Wilhem Reich's Orgone energy freeze tests Experiments 3
Drareg Bill Gates Foundation Funded Genomics Firm ‘Mining’ DNA Data Through COVID Tests. Society 12
G How relevant are serum vitamin tests? Vitamins 11
P Blood tests results and news for those doing DMSO/T Base Blood Work, Labs 12
Kvothe WHO says PCR tests not valid diagnosis, create false positives Miscellaneous Health Discussions 3
S Covid 'Tests' contain the vaccine Political Talk, Alternative World Theories 26
S Clarification about Thyroid antibody tests Thyroid and Hormones 2
T Need hjelp with understanding my blood tests. Blood Work, Labs 10
haidut Drop In Mom's Thyroid Levels, Undetectable By Blood Tests, Tanks Child IQ Scientific Studies 1
B Covid-19: What Caused Positive Tests To Increase So Much Recently? Viruses, Parasites, Fungus, Vaccines 74
F COVID19 PCR Tests Are Scientifically Meaningless Scientific Studies 1
Twohandsondeck Ron Wyatt Finds, Tests, And Proves The PHYSICAL Blood Of Christ W/ Chromosome Count & WBC Activity Meditation, Mindfullness, Religion, Spirituality 15
Spartan300 Low Androgen Symptoms - Tests Ok - Time To Rethink Male Issues 33
noqcks Two Different Blood Tests Blood Work, Labs 6
Razvan Blood Tests Help Blood Work, Labs 9
F My Blood Tests Results After 2 Weeks Of NDT Blood Work, Labs 11

Similar threads

Top