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Functional Pathology Testing in the U.K

Functional Medicine in the U.K Planet Naturopath offers a wide range of Functional Pathology testing which is now available throughout the U.K through Genova and Biolabs. Functional Pathology testing is able to assess nutritional, biochemical, metabolic and hormone levels that regular pathology testing is unable to measure. An individual consultation is provided with each test. […]

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Cholesterol testing

Cholesterol testing that your doctor does not do …. but should!

Extensive Cholesterol Testing in Australia Find out why the standard cholesterol testing tells you very little about your risk for a heart attack High cholesterol is not the cause of heart disease and many people with normal cholesterol levels have heart attacks Small LDL particle size combined with inflammation is a risk factor for heart disease, this […]

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Thyroid function

What Causes Low Thyroid Function

With 12% of women experiencing low thyroid function at some stage of their life, and with 60% of these going undiagnosed due to Medicare only allowing doctor’s to test for TSH in a blood test, it is important to look out for the sign’s and symptoms of low thyroid function. Symptoms of Low thyroid function […]

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Full thyroid testing in Australia

What’s in this Video The full thyroid test will give you a complete analysis of all your thyroid hormones and antibodies and not just your TSH levels. So many times I hear from clients that they have been told their thyroid function is fine, yet when they do more advanced thyroid testing their levels are […]

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SIBO Testing in Australia

In this article, I am going to go through everything you need to know about SIBO Testing. What is SIBO SIBO is an acronym for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, which is a bit of a mouthful which is why everyone calls it SIBO! SIBO is the main cause of IBS symptoms, with an estimated 80% of IBS […]

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What Causes Hormonal Imbalance in Women?

Which Hormone Is Out Of Balance?There are many different types of hormones in the body, which all have different functions, but they are all influenced by each other. This article is about the sex hormones estrogen, progesterone and testosterone, signs to look for and what causes hormone imbalance in women. When you are addressing the […]

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Optimize your hormones

Blood Tests for Bodybuilders in Australia

Improve your Performance by Optimizing your Hormones! Blood tests for bodybuilders in Australia are often very difficult to get done through your G.P, but at Planet Naturopath we can customize any test that you need, and test for virtually every marker that you have read about. Bodybuilders are often very dedicated athletes and can be […]

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Functional Pathology Testing

Planet Naturopath offers a wide range of Functional Pathology testing which is available throughout Australia. Functional Pathology testing is able to assess nutritional, biochemical, metabolic and hormone levels that regular pathology testing is unable to measure. An individual consultation is provided with each test. Depending on the test, either a blood, saliva, urine or stool […]

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How Your Adrenal and Thyroid Glands Affect Your Health

If you have been trying to eat a healthy diet, or find that your attempts to eat a healthy diet are sabotaged by cravings for carbohydrates and sweet snacks, there could be an imbalance in your hormones. Your thyroid and adrenal glands are important for helping to balance weight, mood, cravings, energy, hormones, digestion and […]

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