Urine and Hair Toxicology Testing:
These tests allow us to check for a build-up of toxins heavy metals, organophosphates, phthalates, and other endocrine disruptors that are thought to contribute to the incidence of hormone-dependent cancers, which can be associated with chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, and mood and memory disorders (see below).
Toxic Body Burden is the term used to describe the lifelong accumulation of chemicals to which we are exposed to through food, air and our environment. This accumulation is not without consequences, chronic health conditions like autoimmune and neurodegenerative diseases, as well as cancer and diabetes, have been associated with ongoing exposure to environmental toxins.
Common Sources of Exposure
Certain foods (processed foods, fish caught in polluted waters, fatty meats, sprays and insecticides on produce); Industrial products (adhesives, Petroleum products (gasoline additives, car exhaust); Personal care products (perfumes and cosmetics, household cleaners and air fresheners; Contaminated soil and water; Cigarette Smoke.