Heart & Diabetes Focused Health Test
Knowledge is PowerHeart disease is a very serious condition and one that could be deadly. Heart diseases happen due to plaque buildup in the blood vessels that carry blood and oxygen to the heart. Heart disease and diabetes are two conditions that are very common in populations. Furthermore, diabetes has been shown to increase the risk of heart disease in individuals. Having an in-depth look into your overall cardiovascular health and your risk of diabetes and/or if you are managing your diabetes conditions will allow you to tweak your routines with healthier lifestyle habits and lower risks. Knowledge is power – take control of your health!
MyHomeLabs was created to help give individuals actionable test results that healthcare providers can use to diagnose your health conditions. We are here to help you take care of your health without disrupting your daily lifestyle so you can focus on what is important without compromising your health. We believe that being your health guru allows you to make informed decisions, so you capture what life throws at you without any surprises.
All our tests are physician approved and have been carefully selected by the MyHomeLabs physician team so that any physician, including your primary care, can diagnose the symptoms you are experiencing with the results you receive.
Test PreperationThis test requires you to fast 12hr before your phlebotomy appointment. Register your test kit and schedule with one of our mobile healthcare professionals. Follow the instructions provided in the instruction card included in your test kit prior to your appointment.
Who should get tested?
Individuals with diabetes or known to have a family history of diabetes
Individuals with previous heart issues or known to have a family history of heart disease
Individuals who are obese
Individuals who don’t exercise or have not had a healthy lifestyle
Individuals who frequently drink or smoke alcohol
Individuals who eat high fat and processed foods
Individuals with high blood pressure
If you are experiencing chest pains, chest tightness, chest discomfort, shortness of breath, pain and numbness in the legs and arms, and other symptoms associated with heart disease, please seek immediate medical help.
Your test results will also provide values for the following analytes in addition to the tests related to your heart and diabetes health. This will allow you and your physician to understand your health better.
Analytes measured – Total Cholesterol, LDL, HDL, Triglycerides, HS-CRP, HbA1C, Creatinine, Blood Urea Nitrogen, Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR), Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase (ALP), Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT), Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST), Bilirubin, Total Protein, Calcium, Glucose, Sodium, Chloride, Potassium, Bicarbonate