By Janese Sacks, registered dietician at The Wanderers Club
Chronic diseases are preventable through early adoption of suitable nutrition & lifestyle habits.
The DNA Health test is designed to optimise well-being and health by personalising lifestyle and diet choices and, where necessary, using supplements tailored to offset any particular nutritional deficit based on specific gene variants.
The DNA Health approach assists the healthcare practitioner in establishing the optimal nutrition necessary for good health, longevity and disease risk mitigation.
The Science: DNA Health tests for 36 gene variants involved in the following biological processes that have been linked to risk for diseases of lifestyle: Cholesterol metabolism and risk for heart disease Bone Health & risk for osteoporosis Vitamin B Metabolism and risk for cancer Inflammation and oxidative stress Detoxification Insulin Sensitivity and risk for diabetes Food Responsiveness, including Lactose intolerance, Caffeine processing, Salt sensitivity and blood pressure & Iron overload disorders Let me assist you with your individual nutritional needs based on your personal DNA profile.