Know Your Health
The aim of a Well Man check is to improve general wellbeing, address any medical issues, detect any abnormalities that may require intervention and promote positive lifestyle changes.
A Well Man check should be on every mans agenda on an annual basis.
Our at easy to use at home test is a finger prick blood test, no need to find a nurse or a clinic to do this for you. You will be give full and simple instructions with your test so there is no confusion.
What is included in your test?
Testosterone – Testosterone is a sex hormone that is essential for sex drive, muscle mass, fertility, and mood. You can naturally increase your levels through exercise and diet. Tracking your testosterone levels over time can help you discover whether your testosterone levels are decreasing with age. This test can also help women explore whether their testosterone levels are too high, which can occur with the health condition polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
Prostate – The prostate is a walnut-sized gland located between the bladder and the penis. The urethra runs through the centre of the prostate, from the bladder. The prostate is just in front of the rectum. The urethra runs through the centre of the prostate, from the bladder to the penis, letting urine flow out of the body. The prostate secretes fluid that nourishes and protects sperm.
Benign prostrate enlargement (BPE) can place place pressure on the bladder and the urethra and may cause difficulty starting to pee a frequent need to pee and difficulty fully emptying your bladder
The cause of prostate enlargement is unknown, but it is believed to be linked to hormonal changes as a man gets older and this may cause the gland to grow
Prostate cancer usually develops slowly, so there may be no signs for many years
Iron – There are many things that can lead to a lack of iron in the body. In men and post- menopausal women, the most common cause is bleeding in the stomach and intestines. This can be caused by a stomach ulcer, stomach cancer, bowel cancer or by taking non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
Iron deficiency anaemia is when your body does not have enough red blood cells. Red blood cells carry oxygen from your lungs to the rest of your body, every organ and tissue in your body needs oxygen to work, without this you may feel tired, weak, and short of breath. Men may also have trouble swallowing, tinnitus, a sore tongue, mouth ulcers and hair loss.
Cholesterol - High cholesterol is when you have too much of a fatty substance called cholesterol in your blood. Too much cholesterol can block your blood vessels. It makes you more likely to have heart problems or a stroke. High cholesterol does not cause symptoms. You can only find out if you have it from a blood test. This can help you spot early signs of problems such as heart disease and diabetes.
Doing your test is simple, order online, your order will arrive in the post, follow the instructions and put your sample into our pre-paid packaging and send back. Once your report is ready we will sent this to you. Couldn’t be easier.