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by 1186 · September 16, 2014 at 7:52 PM

I think direct access testing (DAT) is something that is going to keep getting bigger over time. Clearly lab testing is one tool to help us to monitor the effectiveness of our nutritional and other adaptations, and there can be good reasons to... (more)

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patti2003 0 · August 20, 2012 at 7:28 PM

I've used a number of them (whoever is cheapest for a given test... they all use Labcorps so it doesn't matter) and I think it's terrific. The only issue is that you need to read the results. Reference values don't always means "normal" or... (more)

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by 20519 · September 16, 2014 at 7:27 PM

MIT published a new article regarding sodium and glucose monitoring. Instead of peeing or pricking, a solution containing nanoparticles is injected just under the skin like a tattoo. These nanoparticles will fluoresce when exposed to whatever the... (more)

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Nutritionator 0 · July 27, 2011 at 9:17 PM

I love the idea behind it. How cool would it be to look at a 24 hour, week, month or year graph of what your blood sugar looked like once they figure out an automated way to take measurements continuously? I'd be all for something like that and I... (more)