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What Dietary Health Marker Tests Are Possible?

If I wanted to do a before and after, when dramatically changing my
diet and lifestyle, what tests are possible? What would I call them?
Who would I go to for comprehensive testing? Or, would I just get
a nurse or doctor to collect fluid samples and send them to one or
more labs myself?
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replied July 24th, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. It would be really unnecessary to check for markers before and after the meal as its not a minutes job, it takes even hours to days for the body to show the difference. Consult your dietitian and let them help.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan






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replied July 17th, 2018
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If you feel well, why take tests?
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