Uncategorized

What you Should Know About High Progesterone Levels

What is Progesterone? Welcome to this post on progesterone. Before we get into the nitty gritty, let’s first make sure we all understand what exactly what progesterone is. Progesterone is a natural steroid / hormone that’s secreted primarily by the female reproductive system, but it is also produced in men’s bodies in smaller amounts. It is …

What you Should Know About High Progesterone LevelsRead More »

Understanding your high C-reactive Protein levels (Elevated CRP) Test Results

Today we’ll be discussing the causes, effects and remedies for high levels of CRP in the blood and it’s relationship to inflammation. Please view and read our disclaimer before continuing What is C-reactive protein and what does it do for the body? CRP stands for C-reactive Protein, which plays specific, beneficial roles for the body. In this post …

Understanding your high C-reactive Protein levels (Elevated CRP) Test ResultsRead More »

What Does MCV Mean in a Blood Test? All about High, Low, Normal Ranges

What is MCV in a Blood test? MCV is a blood test marker that measures red blood cells. You’re given a result for it once you’ve completed a Complete Blood Count test. So what do the results of this test marker measure? MCV is the total volume of packed red blood cells (hematocrit), divided by the total …

What Does MCV Mean in a Blood Test? All about High, Low, Normal RangesRead More »

CPK Blood Test: What You Need to Know (High and Low Results)

All about the CPK Blood Test Please view and read our disclaimer before continuing What is the CPK Blood Test? CPK (or creatine phosphokinase) is an enzyme that lives in your blood. Enzymes are complex proteins that help carry out functions all throughout your body. Your body needs enzymes to function properly. The CPK test evaluates three different …

CPK Blood Test: What You Need to Know (High and Low Results)Read More »