Energy

Feelings of fatigue and a lack of energy is a common complaint amongst many people.  This test looks at 3 key areas that influence your energy levels including your thyroid, vitamin D levels and the amount of iron stored in your body.

Why take this test?

  • Check for low energy levels
  • Track progress in improving levels
Test cost:
£65.00
Test type: finger prick
Estimated turnaround
2 days
From receipt of sample

Key benefits when using Forth testing

Fast & accurate

Fast & accurate analysis from accredited laboratory

Convenient

Tests can be done at home

Secure

Secure access to online results

Online dashboard

Online dashboard which tracks results over time

Included in this test

Blood

Blood transports oxygen, carbon dioxide, nutrients, hormones and waste products around the body. It consists of a number of cellular components; red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets, as well as a liquid called plasma. Red blood cells are an important oxygen transporter while white blood cells defend the body against infection.

Tested biomarkers
  • Ferritin

Metabolic

Metabolism refers to the chemical processes which take place within your body that converts food into energy. Good nutrition is essential for a healthy metabolism. Problems with your metabolism can lead to fluctuations in weight as well as fatigue or hyperactivity.

Tested biomarkers
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)

Vitamins & minerals

Healthy levels of vitamins and minerals are essential for your body to function properly. Some vitamins known as fat soluble can be stored in your body whilst others known as water soluble cannot. You can usually get all the vitamins and minerals you need by eating a varied and balanced diet.

Tested biomarkers
  • Vitamin D (25 OH)

How it works

Collect sample

We will send you a finger prick kit to use at home

Post sample

Pop your sample in the post to us using a pre-paid envelope

Online results

View your results on your secure personal health dashboard

Testimonials
Jasmijn , 37

It was trying to better understand my health (and improve it) what intrigued me to take a Forth blood test. Ordering the test was easy and I received a notification email that my results were ready just 1 day after the blood sample was taken.  The dashboard is pretty cool and an easy way to track how many biomarkers are in normal range, which one’s need attention and finally which food types can help to optimise these biomarkers.

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Estimated turnaround 2 days From receipt of sample

Test type: finger prick

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