Inhaled Allergy Testing Now Available at TestDiagnostics.Com

An allergy is essentially the reaction of the body’s immune system once it has been exposed to or comes into contact with a substance that is usually harmless.

London, United Kingdom, March 16, 2013 --( TestDiagnostics, is a UK based online supplier who specialise in simple, reliable and accredited home sample testing kits including allergy testing kits. The FastCheckPOC Inhaled Allergy test is a rapid diagnostic test developed and perfected by experts that tests for 12 inhaled allergens.

An allergy is essentially the reaction of the body’s immune system once it has been exposed to or comes into contact with a substance that is usually harmless. Such substances could include pollens, mould or animal hair. The normal function of the immune system is to act as a defence mechanism however in individuals with allergies these substances or allergens as they are referred to, result in a disruption of the normal functioning of the body. A prime example in the United Kingdom and in fact worldwide is Hay Fever, which is brought on when an allergy sensitive individual comes into contact with a specific inhaled allergen. Another example could be an asthma attack.

The most common inhaled allergens are pollens, mold, skin, saliva, animal hair, cockroach particles and dust mites. These allergens are what triggers reactions by the immune system which in turn causes and allergic reaction. Allergic reactions may manifest themselves as breathing difficulties and asthma attacks.

It is important that if you do have sensitivity to allergies, you ascertain the triggers and avoid the substances that you are allergic to. In order to minimise the effects of allergens, you may consider an allergy test to help you understand the allergens that you are sensitive to in order to limit the harmful effects.

The FastCheckPOC Inhaled Allergy test is a laboratory certified and processed test that is both simple and easy to use. The test checks susceptibility to 12 allergens including pollens (stinging nettle pollen, mugwort pollen, hazel pollen, birch pollen and grass pollen), airborne fungus, dog and cat epithelia, mould and plant fungi, latex and airborne fungus and covers almost 90% of the main allergies suffered in the UK.

Using the test kit is simple. All you need to do is follow the instructions by providing a blood sample using the sterile lancet found in the diagnostic kit. Once the finger prick blood sample has been collected, the sample can be posted in the envelope provided to the laboratory. The laboratory will thoroughly analyse and process the blood sample, with results typically provided within 2 days.

About is a London based company specialising in mail order laboratory tests. The easy to use websites allows customers to order their desired test and have it delivered to either their home or work address. The customer then provides a sample, in most cases either urine or saliva which is then posted back to the lap in a free return envelope. As soon as the test is processed the customer will be informed of their results. The concept is proving to be very popular for people who want to protect their own privacy and want a quick and easy service.

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Test Diagnostics
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020 3286 2268