Adrenal Cortisol/DHEA ProfileHealthpath
Markers included are:
Cortisol, DHEA, Cortisol:DHEA ratio
What’s the science?
Cortisol is a hormone that’s secreted by your adrenal glands. In a healthy person, it should peak in the morning and slowly decline during the day. Any deviation from this daily pattern suggests an irregular stress response.
Why choose this test?
Use the simple, at-home test kit to collect five saliva samples.
Return samples for analysis and learn about your circadian rhythm and total cortisol production.
Receive personalised recommendations to balance your stress levels and optimise your energy.
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Simple, at-home test kit
Pre-paid return envelope
Easy-to-understand test reports
Personalised nutrition and lifestyle advice
Each test kit includes:
1 x test instructions
1 x sample collection pack
5 x straws
5 x saliva collection tubes
5 x sample ID stickers
1 x prepaid return envelope
1 x request form
To make your test results as accurate as possible, it's important you follow these guidelines.
Do NOT perform the test if:
you're taking or have taken steroids or hydrocortisone-containing medicine or creams in the past 7 days
you're supplementing with DHEA
Do NOT stop any medication without first consulting your doctor.
Take all five samples on the same day. If you forget to take a sample, don't substitute it with one from the following day. Please get in touch with us to arrange another kit.
You're advised to take your sample on a day which would most represent your usual waking hours. If these vary or this isn't possible, please take as described below on a day that's convenient for you.