Bloodwork provides insights for holistic wellness Essential for overall health

Bloodwork provides insights for holistic wellness Essential for overall health

Holistic health emphasizes the interconnectedness of various aspects of an individual’s well-being, including physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual aspects.

Bloodwork, also known as blood tests or laboratory tests, is crucial for assessing various aspects of health.


Here are several reasons:

  • Diagnostic purposes
  • Monitoring health conditions
  • Preventive Health Screening
  • Assessing Nutritional Status
  • Detecting Blood Disorders
  • Monitoring Medication Effects


Tracking and integrating holistic health practices through bloodwork can inform lifestyle modifications that promote holistic health. Blood test results can provide valuable guidance for optimizing lifestyle choices, whether it’s adjusting dietary habits, incorporating exercise routines, managing stress, or improving sleep quality.

Comprehensive blood panels can provide a snapshot of overall health by evaluating multiple parameters simultaneously.


Some of these parameters include:

  • Physical health parameters, including organ function, nutrient levels, hormone levels, and markers of inflammation.
  • Nutritional health deficiencies or imbalances in essential nutrients which are crucial for maintaining overall health.
  • Mental and emotional health markers, such as neurotransmitters and hormone levels like cortisol, provide insights into cognitive and emotional health.
  • Stress management markers.
  • Preventive health and treatment optimization are crucial for holistic health, encompassing physical, mental, and emotional well-being.


Bloodwork is essential for maintaining and monitoring overall health. It serves as a cornerstone of holistic health by providing comprehensive insights into various aspects of well-being. Integrating blood tests into holistic healthcare approaches will enable you to address underlying imbalances, optimize health outcomes, and foster overall wellness across physical, mental, emotional, and social dimensions.


By Dr. Bryen A. Bell, a Board-Certified Chiropractic Physician with over 20 years of professional experience. Contact Dr. Bell at True Potential Chiropractic family care facility. Call 503-574-4872 or visit