Magnesium, selenium and zinc are minerals vital for your physical and mental fitness. A deficiency can have serious consequences – such as a weakened immune system. The cerascreen® Mineral Deficiency Test helps you find out quickly and easily whether your body lacks these minerals.
The cerascreen® Mineral Deficiency Test is a sample-taking and mail-in kit that determines the levels of magnesium, zinc and selenium in your blood. Take the sample conveniently and easily at home! The sample of human capillary blood will then be analysed in vitro in one of our certified medical partner laboratories. Receive your mineral levels test results within two to three business days after your sample has arrived in the laboratory.
Determine your mineral blood levels conveniently at home
Quick and only takes a few minutes
Pain-free and easy to perform at home
No doctor’s appointment necessary
Detailed results report
Phone hotline with experts
Free analysis in the specialised diagnostic laboratory within days
What does the Mineral Deficiency Test measure?
Your personal test results
As soon as your sample has been analysed, you will be able to view your individual results report in the My cerascreen® mobile app or by logging in on our website, where you can also print the report.
Laboratory analysis results: Here are your blood values of the minerals zinc, magnesium and selenium.
Individualised practical recommendations: We explain how you can compensate for deficient or excessive mineral values.
Important health information: Learn more about the effects and intake of zinc, magnesium and selenium.
Benefit from professional health advice
Do you still have questions about your test results? We offer free health advice from our nutritionists by telephone – in English. During your 15-minute coaching session, our nutrition experts will tell you not just what your results mean, but also about health in general and test-taking, and they will answer any questions you may have about further tests. Further information can be sent to you by email upon request. To book our free health advice, please follow the link in your results report.
How the Mineral Deficiency Test works
1. Take a blood sample
Using our test kit, extract a few drops of blood from your fingertip.
2. Laboratory analysis
Send your sample to our laboratory in the enclosed return envelope. Your sample will be examined in the laboratory.
3. Detailed results report
After just a few days, you will receive your results in a detailed results report.
Certified, reliable and accurate test results
We focus on delivering trustworthy and accurate results by working with the best accredited and certified laboratories that regularly participate in interlaboratory proficiency testing. Our goal is to always ensure a high level of quality and competency. All our partners are laboratories that provide extensive experience and are trusted as well as utilised by physicians all across Europe. Our set-up of using anonymous test IDs ensures maximum data protection and privacy.
We use the highest certification standards for quality management:
- ISO 9001
- EN ISO 13485
- Interlaboratory proficiency testing
The Mineral Deficiency Test Kit consists of
- Several pages of illustrated instructions, explaining step by step how a blood sample is taken and how the test is performed
- Activation card with test ID for registration
- Disinfection cloth, swab, plaster, two CE 0344 lancets, blood collection tube, transport tubes
- Prepaid return mailing envelope, which you can use to send your blood sample back to the laboratory free of charge using Royal Mail