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Why Genes

Do you know that we are who we are because of our genes?

Genes are made up of DNA which carry genetic information that determine our traits such as height and skin colour. They determine who we are, what we look like, and how we behave. The genes we are born with play a very important role in our growth, development, and health.

Every individual carries genetic predispositions that can adversely affect us in some way. Our genetic predispositions vary from person to person. This may be why a person who does not smoke could be diagnosed with lung cancer while a heavy smoker lives a perfectly healthy life.

By determining the genetic variants present in our DNA and genes, we may get a handle on how our genes function and how they impact our bodies. We can then recommend ways to improve our health, wellness, and vitality.

This is where TrueYou genetic services that determine the types of genetic variants present in our entire set of DNA can help.

Why genes your true self

Your true self is in your genes

TrueYou genetic services can give you insights into planning an optimal diet and lifestyle that work for you.

Your genetic test may, for example, reveal that you are less sensitive to sweet tastes. That means you need to pay more attention to how much sugar you are consuming on a daily basis.

Are you having trouble losing weight? TrueYou can help you understand why you can’t keep off the extra kilos, and help you achieve and maintain your ideal weight.

Can’t seem to take your fitness to the next level? The answer may just be in your genes. TrueYou can guide you to an optimal diet and exercise plan whilst improving your health and well-being.

Is there more to you than meets the eye? Do you love the adrenaline rush or prefer to play it safe? Do you plan everything or take things as they come? Through TrueYou genetic services, you can learn more about how your genes affect your personality and behaviour.

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TrueYou genetic services shed light on potential health issues that you may encounter in the course of your life. You can then consult a nutrigenomics consultant for advice on reducing your health risks, either through diet and nutritional supplements, or through lifestyle changes.