Saliva testing is an easy and noninvasive way of assessing your patient's hormone status.

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Hormones tested in Saliva:

The major sex hormones to assess are estradiol, progesterone and testosterone. The main adrenal hormones are DHEA and cortisol. These five hormones will provide crucial information about deficiencies, excesses and daily patterns, which then result in a specifically tailored treatment approach and one far more beneficial than the old “shotgun" approach. Below is a brief description of each of these five hormones:

Testing and monitoring your health from your own home is now a widely accepted practice. Home testing saves you a trip to a doctor or test facility, and gives you the flexibility to collect multiple samples over a 24-hour period.