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Vitamin and Nutrition Blood Tests

A nutrition blood test offers personalized insights into your body’s specific nutritional needs. It provides a comprehensive view of essential vitamins, minerals, and other key nutrients, enabling tailored dietary recommendations.

Identifying deficiencies in crucial nutrients is vital for overall health. A nutrition blood test helps pinpoint deficiencies, allowing for targeted supplementation or dietary adjustments to restore optimal nutrient levels.

For athletes and fitness enthusiasts, understanding nutrient levels is crucial for peak performance. A nutrition blood test aids in optimizing nutrient intake, supporting muscle recovery, endurance, and overall athletic achievement.

Nutrition

Managing Chronic Conditions

Certain chronic conditions may benefit from specific nutritional interventions. A nutrition blood test provides insights that can complement treatment plans, aiding in managing conditions like diabetes, heart disease, or autoimmune disorders.

Weight Management and Metabolism

Nutrition plays a significant role in metabolism and weight management. A blood test can highlight any imbalances or deficiencies that might affect metabolism, offering guidance for achieving and maintaining a healthy weight.

Vitamin and Nutrition Blood Tests Available

Test Code: MC
Test Number: 93
Test cost: £114.00
Is this test for you?: This test, which includes analysis of magnesium and cortisol levels, allows you to gain a deep insight into how your diet and lifestyle affect your health. With our advanced blood test you can check your liver and kidney function, cholesterol and diabetes status together with biomarkers cortisol for stress management and magnesium for performance and recovery. Your results will empower you to make informed lifestyle choices.
Bio Markers: Adrenal hormones.Cortisol .Cholesterol status .Total cholesterol.LDL cholesterol .Non - HDL cholesterol .HDL cholesterol .Total cholesterol : HDL .Triglycerides .Diabetes .HbA1c .Gout risk .Uric acid .Iron status .Iron .TIBC .Transferrin saturation .Ferritin .Kidney health .Urea .Creatinine .eGFR .Liver health .Bilirubin .ALP .ALT.Gamma GT .Minerals .Magnesium - serum .Proteins .Total protein .Albumin .Globulin .Vitamins .Folate - serum .Vitamin B12 - active .Vitamin D
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 214
Test cost: £203.00
Is this test for you?: Gain valuable insights into the markers you can change through diet and lifestyle with our most advanced diet and lifestyle blood test, which includes an analysis of your omega fatty acids. Want to improve your health through changes to your diet and lifestyle? With our most advanced diet and lifestyle test, you can check your liver and kidney function, cholesterol and diabetes status, performance and recovery, and omega fatty acids. Our omega-3 and -6 test looks at your ratio of omega-6 fatty acid, ARA, to the omega-3 fatty acid, EPA (ARA:EPA), which gives you detailed insights into your levels of essential fatty acids and indicates whether you could further optimise your diet. Your results can help you make informed lifestyle choices, and you can track your progress over time with regular testing.
Bio Markers: Adrenal hormones.Cortisol .Cholesterol status .Total cholesterol.LDL cholesterol.Non - HDL cholesterol Non - HDL cholesterol.HDL cholesterol.Total cholesterol : HDL Triglycerides .Diabetes .HbA1c .Gout risk .Uric acid .Iron status .Iron.TIBC .Transferrin saturation.Ferritin.Kidney health .Urea.Creatinine.eGFR.Liver health .Bilirubin.ALP.ALT.Gamma GT .Omega fatty acids .ARA : EPA .Minerals .Magnesium - serum .Proteins .Total protein.Albumin.Globulin .Vitamins .Folate - serum.Vitamin B12 - active. Vitamin D
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 72
Test cost: £114.00
Is this test for you?: This test is a comprehensive investigation into vitamin B12 deficiency including full blood count plus active vitamin B12, folate and ferritin. Perhaps you are experiencing symptoms such as headaches, feeling faint, having pale skin and palpitations. This test measures and identifies blood levels, establishing if your levels are within the normal range.
Bio Markers: Clotting status . Platelet count .MPV . Iron status .Ferritin . Red blood cells .Haemoglobin .Haematocrit .Red cell count .MCV .MCH .MCHC .RDW . Vitamins .Folate - serum .Vitamin B12 - active . White blood cells.White cell count .Neutrophils .Lymphocytes.Monocytes .Eosinophils .Basophils
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 223
Test cost: £184.00
Is this test for you?: Do you want a general health check or to see how you can improve your lifestyle to stay healthy? This is our most advanced blood test for men, and is an excellent choice if you'd like to check your liver and kidney function, testosterone levels, cholesterol status, and nutritional markers.
Bio Markers: Cholesterol status.Total cholesterol.LDL cholesterol .Non - HDL cholesterol. cholesterol .Total cholesterol : HDL.Triglycerides.Hormones .Testosterone .Iron status .Ferritin .Kidney health .Creatinine.eGFR .Liver health .Bilirubin.ALP.ALT .Gamma GT .Vitamins .Vitamin B12 - active. Vitamin D
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 221
Test cost: £184.00
Is this test for you?: Get comprehensive health insights including checks for thyroid function, hormones, vitamins and minerals, and cholesterol. Want to be more proactive about your health and take steps to reduce your risk of common health conditions? Perhaps you’re experiencing symptoms or have a health concern you’d like to check out. Our best-selling female health check gives you a thorough overview of your health, including your vitamin and mineral levels, thyroid function, and risk of diabetes and heart disease. It provides insights that can help you optimise your health and wellbeing, often with simple lifestyle changes.
Bio Markers: Cholesterol status .Total cholesterol .LDL cholesterol .Non - HDL cholesterol .HDL cholesterol .Total cholesterol : HDL .Triglycerides . Clotting status.Platelet count .MPV . Diabetes .HbA1c . .Gout risk.Uric acid . Hormones .FSH .LH .Oestradiol . Inflammation .hs - CRP . Iron status .Iron.TIBC .Transferrin saturation .Ferritin . Kidney health .Urea .Creatinine .eGFR . Liver health .Bilirubin .ALP .ALT .Gamma GT . Minerals .Magnesium - serum . Proteins .Total protein .Albumin .Globulin . Red blood cells .Haemoglobin .Haematocrit .Red cell count .MCV .MCH .MCHC . Thyroid hormones .TSH .Free T3 .Free thyroxine . Vitamins .Vitamin B12 - active .Vitamin D . White blood cells .White cell count .Neutrophils .Lymphocytes .Monocytes .Eosinophils.Basophils
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 125
Test cost: £154.00
Is this test for you?: Biotin is a water soluble vitamin, which is also known as co-enzyme R and Vitamin H. This test measures the level of biotin in your blood. Biotin, or vitamin H, is an important compound found in the blood and is crucial for helping the liver, eyes and nervous system to function. It also has a role in keeping hair and nails healthy.
Bio Markers: Vitamins .Biotin
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 218
Test cost: £124.00
Is this test for you?: An ideal profile to check how your diet and lifestyle are affecting your health. This blood test provides insights into your liver and kidney function, cholesterol, diabetes risk, B vitamins and more. You can understand your health markers for liver and kidney function, cholesterol, iron, blood sugar (diabetes), vitamin D, active vitamin B12, and folate.
Bio Markers: Cholesterol status.Total cholesterol.LDL cholesterol.Non - HDL cholesterolHDL cholesterol .Total cholesterol : HDL. Triglycerides .Diabetes .HbA1c .Gout risk .Uric acid .Iron status .Iron.TIBC.Transferrin saturation.Ferritin .Kidney health .Urea. Creatinine.eGFR .Liver health .Bilirubin.ALP .ALT.Gamma GT .Proteins .Total protein.Albumin. Globulin .Vitamins .Folate - serum.Vitamin B12 - active.Vitamin D
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 73
Test cost: £51.50
Is this test for you?: If you are at high risk of iron-deficiency, anaemia, dietary deficiency or malabsorption, or perhaps you are pregnant? Ferritin is a protein that stores iron in your body. This test can determine whether your iron levels are too high or too low and can help you to investigate anaemia or iron overload. Syptoms of iron deficiency include pale skin, fatigue, dizziness and heart palpitations.
Bio Markers: Iron status .Ferritin
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 118
Test cost: £64.00
Is this test for you?: This test measures your folate levels, an important B vitamin for cell growth and division, with our serum folate blood test. Folate is an essential B vitamin for normal red cell formation, tissue, cellular repair, and synthesis. Checking your folate could be helpful if you're pregnant (as your requirement increases) or to see if you're getting enough folate through your diet.
Bio Markers: Vitamins.Folate - serum
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 227
Test cost: £84.00
Is this test for you?: This test examines the components of your blood, including red and white blood cells and platelets. Would you like to check on your general health and immune system? Testing the health of your red blood cells could be helpful if you have a family history of blood disorders or if you are experiencing symptoms of anaemia, like feeling tired all the time, fatigue, or pale skin. By examining your white blood cells, our test can also detect current or recent signs of infection or inflammation.
Bio Markers: Clotting status.Platelet count.MPV .Red blood cells .Haemoglobin.Haematocrit.Red cell count. MCV.MCH.MCHC.RDW .White blood cells .White cell count.Neutrophils.Lymphocytes .Monocytes. Eosinophils.Basophils
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 225
Test cost: £114.00
Is this test for you?: Our blood test that checks your liver and kidney function, cholesterol levels and key vitamins and iron for energy and optimal health. Do you want to know whether you are at risk of common lifestyle-related conditions? Perhaps you are already taking steps to improve your diet or exercise levels and want to monitor the impact on your health. Finding out where you stand on common health issues like high cholesterol, liver health and vitamin deficiencies gives you the opportunity to take action to improve.
Bio Markers: Cholesterol status .Total cholesterol .LDL cholesterol .Non - HDL cholesterol .HDL cholesterol .Total cholesterol : HDL .Triglycerides . Inflammation .hs - CRP . Iron status .Ferritin . Kidney health .Creatinine .eGFR . Liver health.Bilirubin .ALP.ALT .Gamma GT . Proteins .Total protein . Albumin.Globulin.Vitamins .Vitamin B12 - active.Vitamin D
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 59
Test cost: £51.00
Is this test for you?: Get a full picture of your iron status with this blood test, which checks for signs of iron deficiency or iron overload, and can tell you if your iron levels are in the normal range. Regularly taking steroids or NSAIDs like Ibuprofen can increase the risk of iron deficiency, as can heavy periods or pregancy in women. Symptoms of iron deficiency include feeling tired all the time, low energy, shortness of breath and pale skin.
Bio Markers: Iron status .Iron .TIBC .Transferrin saturation .Ferritin . Inflammation.hs - CRP
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 226
Test cost: £64.00
Is this test for you?: Check your liver function and look for signs of liver damage or inflammation with our easy at-home finger-prick blood test. Are you concerned about how your lifestyle, such as drinking alcohol or being overweight, may be affecting your liver function? Or maybe you just want to be more proactive about your liver health by spotting any potential problems early. Our Liver Blood Test assesses key biomarkers and checks for signs of liver damage. It can support you to make positive lifestyle changes, and testing over time can help you track and monitor your progress.
Bio Markers: Liver health . Bilirubin .ALP .ALT .Gamma GT .Proteins .Total protein.Albumin.Globulin
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 91
Test cost: £80.00
Is this test for you?: This test measures magnesium levels in the blood serum. Magnesium is a mineral used by every organ in the body and is especially important for bones and muscles. Perhaps you are experiencing symptoms which suggest a possible deficiency of magnesium such as muscle cramps, weakness, vertigo and depression.
Bio Markers: Minerals, Magnesium - serum
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 360
Test cost: £114.00
Is this test for you?: A test to measure the levels of manganese in your blood.
Bio Markers: Trace elements.Manganese - serum
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 71
Test cost: £114.00
Is this test for you?: This test checks to see if you are getting the vitamins and minerals you need for optimal health and wellbeing. Do you want to check that your diet is supporting your health? Maybe you have symptoms of a vitamin or mineral deficiency such as low energy or frequent colds? Or perhaps you are at higher risk of a deficiency due to factors such as pregnancy or a restrictive diet. This test provides insights that can help you take steps to optimise your nutrition.
Bio Markers: Cholesterol status .Total cholesterol .LDL cholesterol .Non - HDL cholesterol .HDL cholesterol .Total cholesterol : HDL .Triglycerides . Inflammation .hs - CRP . Iron status.Ferritin .Minerals .Magnesium - serum . Vitamins .Vitamin B12 - active .Vitamin D
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 92
Test cost: £124.00
Is this test for you?: This test is for those wanting to learn more about how your diet could be affecting your health, including your risk of heart disease? Perhaps you want to find out if your intake of omega-3 fatty acids is adequate to support your general health, especially if you’re pregnant or have a plant-based diet. Our omega-3 and -6 test looks at your ratio of omega-6 fatty acid, ARA, to the omega-3 fatty acid, EPA (ARA:EPA), and your Omega-3 Index — this gives you detailed insights into your levels of essential fatty acids and indicates whether you could further optimise your diet.
Bio Markers: Omega fatty acids .ARA : EPA .Omega 3 index
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 116
Test cost: £305.00
Is this test for you?: This is a thorough blood test including intrinsic factor antibodies and MMA to help diagnose pernicious anaemia, a condition which affects your body's ability to absorb vitamin B12. Pernicious anaemia can be difficult to diagnose because its symptoms are varied and can be confused with other conditions. If you don't get enough vitamin B12, your body can't manufacture red blood cells properly. This affects your blood's ability to transport oxygen around your body, causing symptoms like tiredness, palpitations, and pale skin. Other symptoms include breathlessness, pins and needles, brain fog, swollen tongue, and mouth ulcers.Our Pernicious Anaemia Blood Test includes a full blood count (to check for misshapen red cells), active vitamin B12 (the B12 that is available for your body), ferritin (to rule out iron deficiency anaemia), and folate (for healthy red blood cells). It includes a test for methylmalonic acid (MMA), which is often raised in early B12 deficiency and intrinsic factor antibodies, which can help confirm whether an autoimmune condition is causing low vitamin B12.
Bio Markers: Autoimmunity.Intrinsic factor antibodies .Clotting status .Platelet count.MPV.Iron status .Ferritin .Red blood cells .Haemoglobin.Haematocrit.Red cell count.MCV.MCH.MCHC.RDW .Vitamins .Folate - serum.Vitamin B12 - active. Methylmalonic acid - serum .White blood cells.White cell count.Neutrophils.Lymphocytes.Monocytes.Eosinophils.Basophils
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 120
Test cost: £126.00
Is this test for you?: This test to measures the level of selenium in your blood, an essential trace mineral element with important functions throughout the body.Selenium deficiency symptoms include weakness, dizziness, hair loss, and nausea. Although selenium is needed in your body, exposure to high levels can cause adverse health effects. Toxicity may occur following over-ingestion of supplements/foods or through occupational exposure.
Bio Markers: Minerals.Selenium - serum
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 124
Test cost: £144.00
Is this test for you?: Vitamin A is an important nutrient for vision, immune function and reproduction. This test determines the amount of vitamin A in your blood. In the UK, having a vitamin A deficiency is rare but more common in developing countries. However, people who suffer from illnesses that affect how food is absorbed from the gut, including coeliac disease, Crohn's disease and cystic fibrosis, are at a greater risk of developing vitamin A deficiency.
Bio Markers: Vitamins .Vitamin A
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 122
Test cost: £144.00
Is this test for you?: The B vitamins are all crucial for cell metabolism, normal functioning of the central nervous system and the formation of red blood cells. This test measures the level of vitamin B1 in your blood. Thiamine (B1) is a water-soluble vitamin that's crucial in forming adenosine triphosphate, which all cells in the body need.
Bio Markers: Vitamins.Vitamin B1
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 90
Test cost: £64.00
Is this test for you?: Do you have symptoms of low vitamin B12, such as extreme tiredness, low energy, muscle weakness, or poor memory? Perhaps your diet doesn’t include B12-rich foods like meat, fish, or dairy, you have a health issue which affects the absorption of vitamins and minerals such as Crohn’s or coeliac disease, or pernicious anaemia. Our vitamin B12 (Active) Blood Test checks if your level is in the normal range.
Bio Markers: Vitamins.Vitamin B12 - active
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 220
Test cost: £108.00
Is this test for you?: Vitamin B12 is essential for healthy nerves, blood cells and DNA. This test measures the levels of active Vitamin B12 and folate in your blood.
Bio Markers: Vitamins .Folate - serum.Vitamin B12 - active
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 216
Test cost: £99.00
Is this test for you?: This blood test measures active vitamin B12 (holotranscobalamin), folate (folic acid) and ferritin. Our Vitamin B12 (Active) Folate and Ferritin Blood Test measures vitamin B12 and folate levels, which are essential water-soluble vitamins. It also tests your ferritin levels, which are an important measure of iron stores in the body. Together, these tests are helpful in the diagnosis of anaemia. Both vitamin B12 and folic acid are necessary to help break down homocysteine in the body. High levels of homocysteine are thought to be a risk factor for cardiovascular disease.
Bio Markers: Iron status.Ferritin .Vitamins .Folate - serum.Vitamin B12 - active
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 129
Test cost: £127.00
Is this test for you?: The B vitamins are all crucial for cell metabolism, normal functioning of the central nervous system and the formation of red blood cells. This test measures the level of vitamin B2 in your blood.
Bio Markers: Vitamins .Vitamin B2 .
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 127
Test cost: £124.00
Is this test for you?: The B vitamins are all crucial for cell metabolism, normal functioning of the central nervous system and the formation of red blood cells. This test measures the level of vitamin B3 in your blood.
Bio Markers: Vitamins.Vitamin B3
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 128
Test cost: £154.00
Is this test for you?: The B vitamins are all crucial for cell metabolism, normal functioning of the central nervous system and the formation of red blood cells. This test measures the level of vitamin B5 in your blood. Symptoms of a vitamin B5 deficiency include burning feet, fatigue, insomnia, vomiting, and respiratory infections.
Bio Markers: Vitamins.Vitamin B5
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 121
Test cost: £144.00
Is this test for you?: The B vitamins are all crucial for cell metabolism, normal functioning of the central nervous system and the formation of red blood cells. This test measures the level of vitamin B6 in your blood.
Bio Markers: Vitamins.Vitamin B6
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 379
Test cost: £45.00
Is this test for you?: This test measures the level of vitamin B9 . Folate is the natural form of vitamin B9, water-soluble and naturally found in many foods. It is also added to foods and sold as a supplement in the form of folic acid; this form is actually better absorbed than that from food sources—85% vs. 50%, respectively. Folate helps to form DNA and RNA and is involved in protein metabolism. It plays a key role in breaking down homocysteine, an amino acid that can exert harmful effects in the body if it is present in high amounts. Folate is also needed to produce healthy red blood cells and is critical during periods of rapid growth, such as during pregnancy and fetal development.
Bio Markers: Vitamin . B9
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 378
Test cost: £84.50
Is this test for you?: This Vitamin C blood tests measures the level of vitamin C in the blood. Low vitamin C can cause symptoms such as: bleeding and inflamed gums, dry skin/hair and more. Vitamin C aids the body to form and maintain connective tissue such as: blood vessels, bones and skin.
Bio Markers: Vitamins .Vitamin C
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 57
Test cost: £68.00
Is this test for you?: Would you like to check your vitamin D levels? Vitamin D is vital for strong bones, a healthy immune system, and regulating mood. Do you often feel tired and rundown, lack energy, or have muscle aches and pains? Perhaps you spend little time outdoors, or are over 65 — all of which can make you more prone to vitamin D deficiency.
Bio Markers: Vitamins.Vitamin D
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 380
Test cost: £88.00
Is this test for you?: This test measures the level of Vitamin D3. Vitamin D3 is a fat-soluble vitamin that helps your body absorb calcium and phosphorus. Having the right amount of vitamin D, calcium, and phosphorus is important for building and keeping strong bones.
Bio Markers: Vitamin. D3
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 123
Test cost: £126.00
Is this test for you?: This blood test measures the levels of vitamin E, an antioxidant required for the formation of red blood cells, keeping the immune system healthy and helping the body to use vitamin K. In the UK, vitamin E deficiencies are rare. A vitamin E deficiency is more likely to occur in people with digestive system problems where nutrients are poorly absorbed, including pancreatic, gallbladder, coeliac and liver disease.
Bio Markers: Vitamins .Vitamin E - alpha tocopherol
Test Code: MC
Test Number: 126
Test cost: £174.00
Is this test for you?: A blood test to measure the levels of vitamin K, which is important in blood clotting as well as regulating blood calcium levels and bone metabolism. Vitamin K refers to a group of fat-soluble vitamins that play a role in blood clotting, regulating blood calcium levels, and bone metabolism. In the liver, vitamin K helps supports prothrombin and factors VII, IX, and X, which are necessary for blood to clot properly.
Bio Markers: Vitamins .Vitamin K1 and K2
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 570
Test cost: £251.50
Is this test for you?: An ideal profile to check how your vitamin percentage is affecting your health. This blood test provides insights into your vitamins.
Bio Markers: Vitamin B1 (Thiamine), Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine), Beta-Carotene, Vitamin A (Retinol), Vitamin E (Tocopherol)
Test Code: NW
Test Number: 201
Test cost: £77.00
Is this test for you?: This test measures the amount of zinc in the blood. Zinc is an essential trace element with important functions throughout the body. Zinc is important for protein synthesis, enzyme function and plays a structural role in proteins and nucleic acids.
Bio Markers: Trace Element. Zinc

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