Diagnostic Blood Test:
Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate (DHEA-S)
DHEA is the master sex hormone necessary for a healthy libido, energy levels, and immune function. It’s the body’s natural counterbalance to stress hormones like cortisol. Sufficient levels of DHEA-S are associated with improved cardiovascular health, reduced belly fat, a healthy metabolism, improved mood, enhanced memory, and better sleep.
Note: This test may exhibit interference when sample is collected from a person who is consuming a supplement with a high dose of biotin. Cease biotin supplementation at least 72 hours prior to blood draw.