Cholesterol is essential for our bodies to function, but if levels get too high, cholesterol can accumulate in the arteries, and has been linked to coronary heart disease, stroke, and many other ailments. Unfortunately there are rarely any early symptoms of high cholesterol, meaning many people don’t get tested until more serious problems arise.
Blood cholesterol testing was previously only performed by doctors, but now you don’t need to wait for an appointment to know this vital measurement. Nourish Health can now perform this service for you. The results will also provide you a breakdown of the types and proportion of cholesterol you have in assessing your risk of a future cardiovascular event.
This quick, easy and accurate test involves only a pin prick of blood, so if you are concerned about your cholesterol level, or want to be proactive about your health, make an appointment today.