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Nutrigenetics

Specialists

September 5, 2017

“Studies show little benefit in supplements.”  “Vitamin B6 and B12 supplements appear to cause cancer in men.” “Supplements that may fight cancer.” “Taking heavy doses of B vitamins may increase lung cancer.” “Vitamin and mineral supplements for cancer prevention.” “To...

April 19, 2017

Did you know that it is possible to extract much more information from your 23andme.com data than what is provided in their health reports?  Many people do not realize that 23andme sequences all of their genes and gives them access to this raw data. There are several s...

March 27, 2017

Before we can answer this important question, let’s take a step back and look at DNA. DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, is the genetic code that determines all the characteristics of a living thing. On average, humans share at least 99.5% of their genome sequence, but we...

March 9, 2017

When you receive your genetic results and start researching the connection between your DNA and nutrition, MTHFR is probably a gene that you will hear a lot about. MTHFR, or methylene tetrahydrofolate reductase, is the name of the gene and corresponding enzyme involved...

February 13, 2017

Can you drink coffee and never feel the effects of caffeine? Or perhaps you are the opposite and feel jittery after just one cup of java.  The reasons for that lie in your genetic code. Specifically, in the CYP1A2 gene. CYP1A2 is a gene that encodes a liver enzyme (cyt...

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