Chronic stress can often be linked to most health concerns we see every day, from digestive issues and weight gain to hormone imbalances and low energy. Additionally, these symptoms can make it harder to make the lifestyle changes needed in order to achieve optimum health and wellbeing.
Testing for Cortisol is an excellent idea for both men and women of all ages. The results can help you rebalance at the root cause in order to boost your sleep better, improve your mood and help digestion. Once you have your results you'll gain insight into your body's stress response, helping you course correct to feel better.
Cortisol is a steroid hormone produced in your adrenal glands.
Cortisol is your body's main stress hormone and is produced in your adrenal glands which are a triangle-shaped organ at the top of your kidneys. The hormone works with your brain to control things like your energy levels so that you can better handle stress and maintain balance. By testing your cortisol levels 4x throughout the day you will have a full picture about your levels so that you can make helpful changes.
This is an excellent test to get insights on how stress is impacting your body, and with your practitioner, you can create an action plan to bring your body back to balance. Love this lab!
This is a must have lab test for our clients looking to improve their fertility but are on a tight budget. Stress is the worst. We must remind the body it’s safe and calm so that it feels confident to make a baby!! Love this lab!
Once you receive your at-home lab test, please follow the instructions provided to register your test. Once sample(s) are sent to one of our CLIA certified labs, it will take approximately 3 weeks for your results to be returned, during which time you will receive information on how to schedule your one-one-one health coaching call.
Please visit our Lab Instructions page to view instructions for all lab kits: https://equi.life/pages/lab-instructions-test
This is a saliva test. You will be sent 4 test tubes to fill at 4 times of the day - within 30 minutes of waking, right before lunch, right before dinner and right before bed.
All at-home lab tests expire 6-months from their purchase date. To ensure you will receive your results, please be sure to send all samples for completed lab tests prior to the 6-month expiration date. Unfortunately, there can be no returns or replacement lab tests sent after the 6-month time frame.
Please remember to register your labs prior to sending your sample to the laboratory.
We have compiled thorough FAQs for our at-home lab tests, which you can browse here:
https://faq.equi.life/en-US/articles/at-home-lab-testing-faq-14490You 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!