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The Benefits of Early Detection: How Private Blood Tests Can Help with Prevention and Treatment

Private Blood Tests

The power of preventative care can’t be underestimated. Often one of the best ways to treat serious health conditions is by preventing them from ever developing in the first place. Afterall, the earlier a condition is caught, the easier it is to treat successfully.

Despite how important preventative care is to your health and quality of life, it’s not always easy to access it. The NHS is chronically overburdened, especially in the aftermath of the covid-19 pandemic. This means longer than usual waiting lists and limited access to testing for screening purposes.

If you’re concerned about your health but are struggling to get the answers you want, independent pharmacies like Touchwood Pharmacy can help with access to private blood testing. Our private blood tests in Leighton Buzzard and Lichfield are a convenient and affordable way to give you information and peace of mind.

Types of Private Blood Tests

Blood work can tell you a lot about your overall health which is why they are the most requested diagnostic test. Many medical decisions are made on the back of blood test results. For preventative purposes, they can also give you a snapshot of your health and whether you’re at risk of developing potentially serious conditions. Catching risks early is vital in maintaining and even improving your quality of life.

Touchwood Pharmacy can test for:

  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid function
  • Liver function
  • Iron levels
  • Cholesterol
  • Hormone levels
  • Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Heart health
  • Well woman test
  • Well man test

We also provide basic and comprehensive blood screenings that give broader insights to your current state of health. Once your results are received, we will discuss them with you and answer all of your questions.

Private Blood Tests in Northolt and Ramsgate

All blood tests are carried out by highly trained specialists and are handled to the most rigorous of safety and practice standards. You’ll receive your results quickly and can rest assured that they are trustworthy and reliable.

Starting at just £49.00 per test, getting private blood tests in Walsall from Touchwood Pharmacy is more affordable than you think. It’s also very easy to get booked in! Booking in a blood test at Touchwood Pharmacy is made effortless through our online booking system. Simply select your preferred blood test and branch then select the date and time works for you.