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Doctors/Nurse Practitioners

Recommended investigations to request from GP/NP:

General Labs: CBC, Lytes (K, PO4, Mg, Na), Vitamin D, iCa/Ca, Alb, Zn, Fe, TIBC, Transferrin, Cr, Urea, GFR, Alk Phos, AST, T.Bili, TTG, A1C, RBG, Folate, B12, Free T4, TSH, CRP, ESR.

Investigations (for disordered eating): ECG, DEXA

Disordered Eating

Resources & Links

Kelty Mental Health

Kelty Toolkit: Parents Survive to Thrive

Kelty Recovery Toolkit: From Survive to Thrive

National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA)

NEDA Parent Toolkit

Disordered Eating Screening*

*Note: this screening tool can help guide your decision to seek help but is in no way meant to serve as a diagnostic tool

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Stomach Pain

GI health

Recommended Investigations for undiagnosed GI issues:

Labs: Lytes (K, PO4, Mg, Na), Zn, Fe, TIBC, Transferrin, Cr, Urea, GFR, Alk Phos, AST, T.Bili, TTG, A1C, RBG, B12, Free T4, TSH, CRP, ESR

Stool: elastase, H. Pylori, bacterial overgrowth

Investigations: GI consult if chronic (over 3 months)

Canadian Digestive Health Foundation

Understanding FODMAP Diets

IBS Introduction and Infographic

Links & Resources