What is homocysteine?
Homocysteine is an amino acid, one of the essential building blocks for all proteins in the body. High levels of homocysteine in the blood are associated with an increased risk of heart disease. The most common source of homocysteine is eating meat, blood levels can be lowered by increased intake of vitamin B12 and folic acid.
Why take the test?
This test measures the homocysteine levels in the blood. It is used to check for homocysteine related increased risk of heart disease.
Heart Disease Risk
How it works
Purchase your Kit
Just order a test online and get your kit delivered right to your door unless you are ordering a COVID-19 Fit to Fly test where you will be given appointment options to attend our clinics across the United Kingdom for a nose and throat swab PCR test at the checkout stage.
Take your test and post
Follow our simple instructions to take your sample and post back the enclosed prepaid envelope to our accredited lab for processing. We also offer home or workplace visits by a qualified nurse. For COVID-19 Fit to Fly tests you must attend one of our partner clinics for our trained collection officers to take your sample. You will then have the results emailed to you.
Get results directly to your dashboard
You will receive an email notification from our medical team when your results are available on your secure personalised health dashboard.
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