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Genetic Testing for Personalized Nutrition

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Contact our office to book your genetic test.

In 480 BC, Hippocrates noted that “positive health requires knowledge of man’s primary constitution”. This was just an ancient way of saying that we cannot achieve optimum health without knowing about our genes. We now know that specific variations in our genes can explain how we will respond to the foods, beverages and supplements we consume.

How can the Nutrigenomix test help me?

Knowing your personal nutritional genetic profile, risks, and strengths will allow you to adjust your approach to your health. For example, having a high risk profile to Caffeine can help you modify your dietary approach to this substance in order to protect your heart, as some people, are genetically slow metabolizers of caffeine . Individuals with certain gene type of vitamin D may make them more vulnerable to vitamin D deficiency. These individuals may need more of this supplement in their diet to ensure they have healthy levels.



Research shows that the nutritional status of both women and men can impact fertility. We also know that specific variations in our genes can explain why some of us respond differently from others to the same foods, beverages and supplements we consume.
 

Learn how your genes can affect

Recovery — Injury risk — Motivation

Metabolism — Mental focus — Eating habits

Pain tolerance — Aerobic capacity — Food intolerances

Body composition — Nutrient requirements — Exercise performance

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