Results for - A Blood Test To Predict Your Risk Of Dying!

3,392 voters participated in this survey

A simple blood test may help doctors predict who is at risk of imminent death, according to a study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.

1. Do you go for a regular health check up every year?

Yes
65%
2,143 votes
No
35%
1,157 votes

2. How often do you get a regular blood test done?

At least Once in 3 months
26%
870 votes
At least twice in 6 months
19%
624 votes
At least thrice in 9 months
5%
162 votes
At least four times in 12 months
12%
386 votes
Never
38%
1,258 votes

3. According to the research study compared with those with a normal lymphocyte count, those patients with a low lymphocyte count were 1.6 times more likely to die. Are you aware of your blood cell(s) count?

Yes
19%
612 votes
No
70%
2,311 votes
Not Applicable
11%
377 votes

4. A 2019 study in the journal Nature Communications identified 14 new biomarkers that can be measured in the bloodstream that could predict the risk of dying within five or 10 years. Would you be interested in doing a blood test just to know your likelihood of dying?

Yes
30%
991 votes
No
42%
1,398 votes
Undecided
28%
911 votes
01/16/2020 Health & Fitness 3392 98 By: Tellwut

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