Exposure to harmful heavy metals is increasingly prevalent in today's world -- and the effects can be far reaching. From cognitive decline, mood issues like anxiety and depression, rapid aging and more can all be attributed to heavy metal exposure.
While copper, iodine, magnesium, selenium and zinc are all considered essential nutrients and are critical fuel for enzyme synthesis of our happy, feel-good neurotransmitters -- there is a catch. If levels of any of these “essential elements” become too high through environmental exposure, it can impact many systems of the body, from our cardiovascular system to our nervous and endocrine (hormone) systems and more.
Lifestyle factors like exposure to heavy metals through food, tap or well water, mercury in dental fillings and even the cosmetic products we use could put you at higher risk for unsafe levels of heavy metal exposure and any associated health risks.
For many, our Compete Minerals & Metals Test may have confirmed an exposure -- but this test takes an even deeper look. Using a comprehensive test that uses both blood spot and urine collection methods, this test will dig deeper into your heavy metal mysteries and provide the answers you need in order to rebalance the body.
Because heavy metals and essential elements affect different systems of the body, our comprehensive test utilizes two collection methods for the most accurate results.
This test uses two methods for the most comprehensive results: dried urine and blood spot. Just follow the simple collection instructions for both sample methods.
Allow approximately 3 weeks once you’ve returned your sample for the lab to process your results. During this time, you will be able to schedule your 30-minute call with one of our health coaches. All of our health coaches receive extensive training from Dr. Cabral.
Each lab test comes complete with everything you need to easily take your test at home and at your convenience.
What sets us apart from competitors is that our health coaches are specifically trained to read these types of tests, which is important because you want the most accurate specimen reading possible. That influences the choice of treatment recommendations and helps move you down the path to renewed health!
During your one-on-one call, your health coach will assess your symptoms and reasons for doing this lab test. Your coach will explain your lab results, answer any questions you may have, and you walk away with personalized recommendations according to your test results. These can include:
No More Guesswork
Rather than other at-home tests that make you guess at the results, our health coaches take the time to assess your results and go over them with you step by step. And you can feel confident that the supplements, diet and lifestyle changes we recommend are the right ones for your body and your health goals.
We use only the most premier, independent laboratories who specialize in Functional Medicine testing, ensuring accuracy and results.
Each test result is reviewed by our trained Medical Director and signed off on by Dr. Cabral himself.
Please Note: Lab Tests Must Be Submitted Within Six Months Of Purchase
EquiLife does not provide medical advice, treatment or diagnosis. For more information, please see our Disclaimer here.
Q: How will I receive my results and my coaching call to review those results?
Once you have mailed in your lab sample, please follow the steps below to set up an appointment to review your results and new wellness recommendations:
*Please wait until ALL samples have been mailed if doing lab bundles
- If you ordered your lab through Equilibrium Nutrition and it included a health coaching call, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your health coaching call.
*Results will be sent to you via email on the morning of your call
Q: What if I have additional questions?
A: You can contact us at email@example.com for general questions.
If you have a more specific question about your sample collection you may reach out to the lab directly to better guide you - each instruction sheet has the contact information available to get your questions answered promptly!
Q: I lost my instructions, where can I find a copy of these?
A: Please visit our Lab Instructions page to view instructions for all lab kits. https://equilibriumnutrition.com/pages/lab-instructions-test.
Q: Can I collect my urine sample if I am on my menstrual cycle?
A: No, please wait until your menstrual cycle is complete before collecting urine sample to ensure it is not contaminated.
Q: Do I need to avoid anything prior to collecting my urine sample?
A: Please avoid the following 48 hours before collecting your urine sample: apples, grapes, pears, cranberries (whole and juice products). Also avoid arabinogalactan, echinacea, reishi mushrooms, ribose supplements, and other vitamins/minerals unless necessary
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My health coach and I are trying to determine why my thyroid is under performing and this test really helped me learn that I was high in Mercury (I eat lots of sushi/fish) and in arsenic (rice.) After taking the HM Detox, all my numbers went from high to normal ranges. I will do a HMD each year to keep these metals out of my body. I noticed a difference in my anxiousness. A must do if you love sushi and want to improve your health.
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