Your DNA is your genetic blueprint: a set of instructions that influences how your cells and body interact with the environment, and ultimately, your health. You inherent this information from your parents, which creates a unique blueprint specific to you that impacts how you metabolize pharmaceuticals, response to diets, risk for nutrient deficiencies and disease, to ultimately guide those lifestyle choices that influence you most.
This includes understanding how genetics may influence hormonal balance, fertility, detoxification and unique diet and nutritional needs.
Click on the courses below to start your training in how to use genetic testing in practice to provide individualized protocols that address root cause and aims at prevention.
With a DNA sample, scientists are able to identify changes in your genetic code, called single nucleotide polymorphisms, or SNPs. Researchers have identified how each of these SNPs impact health.
From nutrient metabolism to behaviours around eating to predisposition to disease, the information you can learn about your health is vast. Some areas include: