Heavy Metal and Mineral Testing
With access to the most advanced technology in assessing minerals and metals through a variety of collection methods, the team at Perpetual Wellbeing are able to offer heavy metal testing including a metal toxicity test.
The most common metals tested for are lead, mercury, arsenic, and cadmium. Metals that are less commonly tested for include copper, zinc, aluminum, and thallium.
Heavy metals toxicity can be caused by exposure to pollution, chemicals and poisons. It is a growing threat to the population as metals deposit in body tissues leading to significant developmental and neurological damage.
Heavy metal toxicities can also lead to numerous health conditions including those affecting the cardiovascular, endocrine, immune, muscle, skeletal, skin and nervous systems.
Common Conditions associated with heavy metal toxicity include:
- Cardiovascular disease
- Immune dysfunction
- Muscular skeletal conditions
- Metabolic syndrome
- Skin conditions
- Immune and inflammatory condition
- Mental health disorders
We offer heavy metal testing at both our Brisbane and Graceville practices. Heavy metals and minerals can be tested using Blood, Urine, Hair, Saliva, Faeces and Drinking water. Your practitioner will recommend which collection method is most applicable to your individual case.