You can easily determine your body's pH balance level at home by testing your saliva or urine with pH test strips, according to Dr. Sara Gottfried. You can purchase these strips online, or you may find them at your local... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The pH of food is not included on nutrition labels because the purpose of food labeling is to reflect scientific information, including evidence regarding nutrition, obesity and chronic disease, says the U.S. Food and Dr... More » Health Nutrition & Diets Nutritional Content

Potential hydrogen, or pH, is the measure of the acidity or alkalinity of an aqueous solution. A solution is acidic if its pH is less than 7. If its pH is greater than 7, the solution is basic or alkaline. More »

A chloride serum test is performed to check the level of chloride electrolytes in blood or urine, according to WebMD. Chloride plays an important part in regulating pH levels, fluid balance and blood pressure. It is also... More » Health Diagnostics & Imaging

The BMP, or basic metabolic panel, blood test is performed to test the body's blood acid and base balance, blood sugar levels and kidney function, according to MedlinePlus. The basic metabolic panel checks CO2 levels, BU... More »

KetoStix is the most well-known brand name for the small urine test strips that show the level of ketones in the urine. They are primarily used at home to determine if a person is in ketosis, which means the body is burn... More » Health Medical Ranges & Levels

A ferritin blood test measures the level of ferritine in the body, explains MedicineNet. As ferritin is the major iron storage protein in the body, ferritin blood tests can indirectly measure iron levels. No special prep... More »