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What is Hormone Testing ?

Hormone testing is designed to provide detailed insights into your current hormone levels, both sex and adrenal hormones as well as their metabolites. Our DUTCH test (Dried Urine Test for Comprehensive Hormones) can be conducted in the privacy of your home and then the samples are then sent into our partner lab, where they are processed for results.

Once we have the results, we will then review them together and craft a nutrition plan according to the results. This test allows us to get an introspective look at your internal hormone function so that we can tailor our work together accordingly!


DUTCH vs Other Hormone Testing:

DUTCH vs Saliva: Saliva testing does not allow for proper HPA axis testing. The DUTCH test can show certain cortisol (Stress hormone) metabolites which gives us a clearer and more comprehensive view.

DUTCH vs. 24-hour Urine: Those who collect 24-hour urine do so inaccurately. Furthermore, with 24-hour urine, you would have to take a second test to test the dysfunction of the pattern of cortisol. DUTCH eliminates the need for another test.

DUTCH vs. Serum: Adrenal hormones cannot be effectively tested in serum because you cannot see cortisol throughout the day with serum. There is also a lack of metabolite testing for estrogens.

Is Hormone Testing for Me?

For men: As men age, their testosterone can decline 1-2% every year after the age of 30. Testosterone peaks during puberty and can decrease by 1-2% after the age of 30. Some men even see low testosterone levels in their early 20s. Men can develop what is known as “andropause”, which is when estrogen levels rise for men while DHEA and testosterone decline. The DUTCH Plus test is the best test for understanding your testosterone levels.

For women: If you experience hormone imbalances from low libido, fatigue, weight gain, menopause, mood swings, premenstrual symptoms (PMS), or depression you may have a hormone imbalance. Identifying the root cause if vital for chronic health issues. We can work together to pinpoint your imbalance and I will provide you with the steps needed to come back into a balanced and healthy state.

How does it work?

1- Order your test, take test, and ship back
2- Once your results are in we have a session to discuss the results
3- Get customized nutrition, lifestyle, and supplement advice and protocol based your results

Test #1
Dutch Complete Test

DUTCH Complete assesses sex and adrenal hormones, and organic acids to give a clearer picture of oxidative stress, gut dysbiosis, melatonin levels, and nutritional deficiencies.
For females who show signs of:

  • Fatigue
  • PMS symptoms
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Low libido
  • Weight gain
  • Infertility
  • Brain fog
  • Hot flashes
  • For males who show signs of:
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Low libido
  • Weight gain
  • Brain fog
  • Decreased muscle mass
  • Fatigue

Test #2
Dutch Cycle Mapping

DUTCH Cycle Mapping test provides information about ovulation, follicle development, and any insufficiencies.
This test is for females who experience:

  • Irregularly cycles
  • PMS symptoms
  • Migraines
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Mood swings
  • PCOS
  • Brain fog
  • Low libido
  • Fertility concerns
  • Hot flashes

Price: $1097 for test and detailed nutrition and lifestyle recommendations

Test #3

DUTCH CAR is a saliva test gives insight into your cortisol awakening response (CAR) and adrenal function.
For patients who experience:

  • Fatigue
  • Insomnia
  • Depression or anxiety
  • High-stress lifestyle
  • Less resilient