Vitamin D Tests at Home in Dubai & Abu Dhabi Enfield Royal Clinic

Taking care of our health should always be our priority, no matter what happens. We often neglect our health and neglect taking in vital nutrients and minerals. Our body requires certain vitamins, and minerals for proper functioning. The absence of certain vitamins in our body can make us weak, and sick. Vitamin D is a vital nutrient that our body requires for proper functioning. It is very essential for our health, as it helps with bone strength as well as maintaining the immune system of our body. With Vitamin D Test At Home in Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Sharjah, patients can now avail of the service of checking their Vitamin D levels at the ease of their own homes.

Understanding Vitamin D:

A nutritional substance that is necessary for maintaining our health and the strength of our bones is known as vitamin D. This substance is made by our body. It is naturally made when our skin is exposed to sunlight. It can also be taken orally with the help of certain oral medications. This substance is also present in different food items that we intake, such as fish, orange juice, beef liver, etc.

Symptoms When Vitamin D is Low:

A person may experience several symptoms when their body lacks vitamin D, These symptoms include:

  • Not being able to sleep well.
  • Experiencing pain and achiness in bones.
  • Having loss of appetite.
  • Experiencing muscle weakness.
  • Experiencing depression or feelings of sadness.
  • Getting sick more easily.
  • Having pale skin.
  • Fatigue.

How Vitamin D Levels Become Low?

Here are some reasons why your vitamin D levels may become low:

  • When a person does not eat food that contains sufficient vitamin D in them.
  • Individuals who do not go in the sun, and spend most of their time inside their homes. 
  • Individuals who live in areas with little to no sun exposure. Having no sun exposure may become a cause for your decreased vitamin D levels.
  • Elderly people are unable to absorb sufficient vitamin D. Because as we get older the absorption becomes less efficient. That is why older people mostly suffer from low levels of vitamin D.
  • People who suffer from severe obesity are also unable to absorb sufficient levels of this nutrient.
  • Infants and children are also prone to the deficiency of this substance because they do not get sufficient sunlight.
  • People who have a high melanin content in their skin, also suffer from this.

What To Expect at an At-Home Vitamin D Test:

At home, vitamin D testing kits are super beneficial for people, as it provides the convenience of getting tested at the ease of your own home.

  • When a person experiences that their vitamin D levels are too high or too low, they should get their blood testing done by booking an at-home testing appointment with us.
  • When a person books an appointment with us, our healthcare provider reaches their home carrying all the necessary medical and testing equipment.
  • The healthcare provider will begin the process by asking the patient about his symptoms.
  • Then the patient is seated in a comfortable position.
  • The nurse will draw the blood by determining the right vein from your hand.
  • The drawn blood is then transferred into a tube.
  • This blood sample is then sent to the laboratory for further microscopic testing.
  • When the laboratory testing process is completed the patient is provided with their results.

Ways To Improve Your Vitamin D Deficiency:

Here are simple ways by following them you can improve your deficiency:

  • Try to get a sufficient amount of sun exposure.
  • Try to eat foods that are rich in vitamin D.
  • Try to take all your essential nutrients, and minerals.
  • A person must try to contain foods such as fish, red meat, liver, egg yolks, etc in their diet.
  • Mushrooms are beneficial in improving this deficiency.

Benefits of At-Home Vitamin D Examination:

At our clinic, our main aim is to provide our patients with the best treatments in their homes when they are unable to visit a hospital or clinic for their regular checkups.

  • The benefit of being in the comfort of your home. 
  • The benefit of convenience. With our at-home services, the patient no longer has to travel long distances to the hospital when they are unable to do so.
  • With our at-home testing kits, patients can easily monitor their health, as well as observe their vitamin D levels.
  • You no longer have to stand in long hospital lines for a simple examination, but can easily have your blood tests at your home.

Vitamin D Test At Home In Dubai FAQ’s:

The dosage of over-the-counter vitamin D supplements varies based on the individual's nutritional intake, underlying medical problems, and whether the supplement is taken as a dietary supplement or to treat vitamin D insufficiency. Without a prescription, vitamin D softgels, pills, and drops are accessible easily.

As the sun is the main source of vitamin D, make sure your skin gets exposed to enough of it. Eat foods high in fat, such as shellfish, mushrooms, and egg yolks. Additional sources can be found in fortified foods including dairy and grains. If necessary, think about taking supplements or using a UV lamp. Get professional advice for specific recommendations. 

How Frequently Should One Get These Blood Tests Done?

A person should get their vitamin D levels checked at least once a year so that they know how well their body is functioning.

Cost of At-Home Vitamin D Examination:

Our clinic offers affordable at-home services for its clients. The cost of this examination is __AED. But the cost may vary due to certain different factors.

Factors Affecting the Cost:

  • The type of kit.
  • The type of test.
  • Distance of the clinic from your house.

Get Your Tests Done At-Home!

One should always keep a check on their health. If you want to book an appointment with us you can consult our professional doctors, and specialists who specialize in Vitamin D Tests at Home in Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Sharjah. We aim to provide the best services to our patients in the comfortable environment of their homes.