The ability of hearing is one of the most important health aspects of a child’s early development. This is why hearing screening test is one of the priority tests in majority of hospitals. It is an easy and painless process that doesn’t harm your child in any way and only takes a few minutes. Out of 1000 live births, 2-4 … Read More
Drug Tests For Job Applicants
Drug testing during employment is a common practice by many employers nowadays. However, this process leaves applicants always wondering if they should agree to the test. As a candidate looking for a job, do you agree with taking a urine drug test, blood test or a hair follicle drug test?
Do you wonder if … Read More
Testing For Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Research has shown that majority of people think that they can notice and know what kind of STD infection they may be having. That is a wrong perception; not all infections show symptoms. You may be thinking you are very healthy, yet you are infected unknowingly. A window stage period has little symptoms to show. … Read More
Think you may have hearing loss?
A hearing test is a test whose sole purpose is to assess an individual’s ability to hear. According to experts, you should go for a hearing test as often as you go to the dentist. The main benefit of getting your hearing tested regularly is that it becomes easier for you to track any … Read More
For most people they don’t think about taking a medical test when they feel under the weather and yet it may be a crucial test. Medical tests often uncover hidden medical problems and while no one wants to find out they have a medical condition to deal with, it’s really important. Sometimes, simple blood tests can reveal a host of … Read More
When spring is in the air we usually hop to the spring cleaning, but just like we have our annual cleaning to do, we also need to make sure we get our annual physical done as well.
For those new to Medicare (senior health insurance, 65+), there is an introductory physical at your first visit covered by Medicare Part B, … Read More
Most individuals look at insurance as a great investment in protecting their assets and peace of mind and most of the time they would be right. Every situation is different however,and there are some policies that may not be worth paying into.… Read More
Getting a medical test can be scary. However, there’s no need to worry about a lab test or also called blood work- they will be taking it with a view to making you healthier or monitoring existing conditions and medication levels to ensure that you are in tip-top health. Work with your doctor to ensure you get the best possible … Read More
Employers, or drug testers hired by employers, normally ask for urine or blood samples when testing for drugs.
Over time, however, the accuracy of urine and blood drug testing has gone down. This is why employers are turning to another newer, more accurate and harder to beat test option: the hair drug test.