Medical Information

The Medical Information section provides common blood tests and risk factors important when underwriting your life or disability income application.

Blood Chemistry Profile

The blood chemistry profile section describes the blood tests which are done on all blood samples drawn as an underwriting requirement. These include tests for diabetes, kidney and liver disease, and blood lipids (cholesterol and triglycerides).

Cardiovascular Profile

The cardiovascular profile explains the major risk factors for heart disease. These include body mass index, and heart disease risk factors.

It is not the intention of Northwestern Mutual to provide specific medical advice, but rather to provide users with information to better understand their health. Please consult with a qualified physician for diagnosis and for answers to your personal questions.