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Clinical Laboratory Sustainability – How Do We Take Part?

Clinical Laboratory Sustainability – How Do We Take Part?

Why Does Sustainability Matter? Climate change is one of the biggest threats to our planet and humankind. Therefore it is frequently talked about in the news, politics, the science community, and many other places. As a result many companies are starting to reduce...

What You Need To Know About Influenza

What You Need To Know About Influenza

Return to the Blog The flu is an infection of the nose, throat, and lungs. It spreads easily. The flu is caused by an influenza virus.   Symptoms of Influenza Once a person comes in contact with the virus, symptoms show up relatively quickly. People can start seeing...

What is a Lipid Panel?

What is a Lipid Panel?

Return To Our Comprehensive Metabolic Panel A lipid panel is a common blood test that healthcare providers use to monitor and screen for your risk of cardiovascular disease.   Why do I need a lipid panel blood test? There are several reasons why you may need a...

What’s the difference between COVID, Flu, and RSV?

What’s the difference between COVID, Flu, and RSV?

Return To Our Respiratory Panel During cold and flu season, it helps to know the difference between the symptoms of common respiratory viruses: RSV, COVID, and the Flu. Is there a difference between the Flu, COVID-19, and RSV? All of these are highly contagious...

What is a  Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP)?

What is a Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP)?

Return To Our Comprehensive Metabolic Panel The main Purpose of this test is to see if there is a mutation of the MTHFR gene. Everyone has two of these genes but mutations can lead to health problems. What Mutations does the MTHFR Test Look for?   The test looks...

Florida Strong

Florida Strong

We are incredibly grateful that our lab weathered Hurricane Ian and that we can resume our operations as usual today. During times like this, we are reminded of what’s most important to us – the safety and well-being of our families and friends. Although Central...

CDC Issues Guidelines For Monkey Pox

CDC Issues Guidelines For Monkey Pox

What is monkeypox?   Monkeypox is a disease that can make people sick with flu-like symptoms. It is also accompanied by rashes and blisters. It is easily spread to anyone through close, personal, often skin-to-skin contact. This means direct contact with...

Changes in COVID Test Reimbursement

Changes in COVID Test Reimbursement

Return to Blog End of the HRSA Program If you are not aware, the HRSA COVID19 Uninsured Program stopped accepting claims on March 22, 2022 due to a lack of funds. The HRSA fund was created by Congress to cover healthcare claims related to: testing, treatment and...

Can You Prevent Anemia?

Can You Prevent Anemia?

Can you prevent anemia? Well, many types of anemia can't be prevented. However, you can avoid iron and vitamin deficiency anemias by eating a variety of vitamins and minerals. Why do I want to prevent Anemia?   In fact, anemia can cause many health problems:...

What is the Purpose of the MTHFR Test?

What is the Purpose of the MTHFR Test?

Return To MTHFR Test Kit The main Purpose of this test is to see if there is a mutation of the MTHFR gene. Everyone has two of these genes but mutations can lead to health problems. What Mutations does the MTHFR Test Look for?   The test looks specifically for...

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