Fatty Acid Profile

Specimen: Blood Spot

Price: £95.00

Fatty acids are the fats we obtain from our diet. They may be monounsaturated, polyunsaturated, or saturated. Fatty acids are found in oils and other fats that make up different foods. Fat is necessary for cell membranes, nerve coverings, hormone production, vitamin absorption, and more. Most of us get a lot of fat in our diet, but it usually is not the type of fat we should be getting.

Signs/Symptoms of Essential Fatty Acid deficiency include:

  • Small bumps on back of upper arms
  • Thick or cracked calluses
  • Dandruff
  • Dry, dull, brittle hair
  • Brittle fingernails
  • Dry eyes
  • Dry mouth/throat
  • Inadequate vaginal lubrication
  • Depression
  • Menstrual cramps
  • Premenstrual breast pain/tenderness
  • Excessive ear wax
  • Excessive thirst
  • Allergies
  • Crave fats/fatty foods
  • Stiff or painful joints
  • Dry skin/discoloration

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