Seeing a doctor and getting tested for COVID-19
Questions and answers about when to see your doctor and COVID-19 (coronavirus) testing, including how long results take and what to do if you test positive.
Blood tests A-Z
From the fasting blood glucose test to the prostate (PSA) test, there are many kinds of blood tests. Browse the index and learn how to prepare for your test.
Genetic testing can give you vital information if you're planning a family or if you, or your partner, has a genetic disorder.
Fasting for medical tests
For some medical tests, fasting may be required for a period of time before a test. Learn more about different tests and when fasting may be necessary.
Liver function tests
Liver function tests are blood tests that can provide information about how your liver is working.
Guide to blood testing
Blood tests can be used to assess your general health. Learn more about blood testing.
Understanding pathology tests
Pathology tests help medical professional to prevent, diagnose and manage many health issues. Find out more about understanding pathology tests.
C-reactive protein (CRP) test
The C-reactive protein test is a general blood test, which checks for infection or inflammation in the body.
Prostate specific antigen (PSA) test
A PSA test can be used to help monitor prostate cancer, although test outcomes often point to other conditions.
An HbA1c is a type of blood test which is used to help diagnose and monitor people with diabetes.