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What is vap test? Who should and can get vap test done?

What is vap test? Who should and can get vap test done?

Cholesterol test: A vap test is primarily a test done to obtain a more detailed cholesterol profile for a patient. It is rather technical for this forum, but it basically gives a directly measured value for LDL (bad cholesterol, normally calculated) and also the details of other particles amounting to total cholesterol. It has not been shown to be more valuable than the cheaper non-hdl cholesterol measurement. ...Read more

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Whats vap test?

Whats vap test?

Indepth Lipid Test: A vap test takes a very close look at your cholesterol and emerging risk factors for heart disease. It can be very helpful in decision making on what changes you can make involving lifestyle, diet, exercise and medications to help optimize your lipid panel and decrease risks for heart disease and stroke. Many docs prefer it over the usual cholesterol test, and it is becoming more affordable. ...Read more

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Why do you need a vap test?

Why do you need a vap test?

Indepth Lipid Test: A vap test takes a very close look at your cholesterol and emerging risk factors for heart disease. It can be very helpful in decision making on what changes you can make involving lifestyle, diet, exercise and medications to help optimize your lipid panel and decrease risks for heart disease and stroke. Many docs prefer it over the usual cholesterol test, and it is becoming more affordable. ...Read more

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How soon can you get a paternity test done?

How soon can you get a paternity test done?

After birth: This can be done on cells obtained from the womb by amniocentesis or from the placenta by cvs. Both procedures have some risk to mom and baby and paternity issues are not considered worthy of the risk. As soon as the kid is born, material can be obtained & sent.There are several commercial labs that do this and the hospital should have a number for information.It is not covered by insurance. ...Read more

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How does dyslexia get diagnosed? What are the tests done?

How does dyslexia get diagnosed? What are the tests done?

Varies with age: A specialist experienced in the assessment of learning will conduct testing to measure language skills, reading, decoding, overall non language based intelligence and achievement. The specific tests used will be determined by age and academic achievement. In general one will look for difficulty with sound symbol association and marked weakness in reading compared to ability. ...Read more

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What does it mean to get tympanometry test done? How does it work?

What does it mean to get tympanometry test done? How does it work?

Hearing check: Typanometry measures how well the eardrum moves. It is a great way to pick up fluid behind the eardrum which is common with colds, sinus issues, allergies, and as a result of an ear infection. If a child has a normal eardrum and a chronic problem on tympanometry the child may benefit form an ENT evaluation. It is a useful tool to monitor recovery form ear infections as well. ...Read more

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What can be done to get weed out of your system to pass a drug test?

What can be done to get weed out of your system to pass a drug test?

You are out of luck: None of the old tricks work anymore as testing has become much more sophisticated. ...Read more

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Is it ok for a 52 yrs old male in good health to run or should get some tests done first to ensure all is ok.

Is it ok for a 52 yrs old male in good health to run  or should get some tests done first to ensure all is ok.

It’s Probably Okay: There are no specific tests that need to be completed before a healthy male in his 50s starts running. If he has not been feeling well for any reason, has been diagnosed with any diseases, or has a family history of any diseases, it would be a good idea to talk with a doctor before starting a new exercise regimen. Either way, he should start out slowly and work up in speed and miles over time. ...Read more

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How long dose it take to anxiety to go away ? O never deal with it till 3 mon ago...And where dose it come from is there test you would get done ?

How long dose it take to anxiety to go away ? O never deal with it till 3 mon ago...And where dose it come from is there test you would get done ?

You need evaluation: Anxiety disorder is clinical psychiatric condition and can be due to many causes which you may not be avare of and can have many complex symptoms and often is associated with depression.There is no lab test for it.You should see your personal physician or a psychiatrist to be evauated.It requires a comprehensive history and complete physical exam as there are somrtimes overlapping medical conditio. ...Read more