Genetic Predisposition DNA Testing For Health & Disease
The Genetic Predisposition DNA Health Test is an innovative test which allows you to discover whether you are genetically predisposed towards developing a number of diseases and medical conditions, including cardiovascular conditions, different types of cancers, disorders of the immune system, diabetes as well as medical conditions related to ageing.
The Genetic Predisposition Health DNA Test is based on recent scientific research that has established that many medical conditions common in Western society have a genetic basis. By looking at your DNA profile, this test will allow you to establish whether you have a genetic predisposition toward developing any one of 34 diseases and conditions, whether you are at high risk for developing a particular disease, and your estimated lifetime risk compared to the average population.
The Predictive Power of DNA
This test will analyse your DNA profile to see if your DNA contains key markers associated with the development of a particular disease. This test will be able you take control of the future of your health, knowing you are at risk will enable you to take the necessary steps in order to prevent the onset of a particular condition.
Our health DNA test results can only be put to their best possible use with the advice of your GP, a qualified nutritionist or a genetic counselor. This is something we strongly recommend.
Furthermore, seeking advice prior to getting your DNA test would also be sensible. A medical professional can offer guidance on the next steps that should be taken to prevent onset of disease. For more information on genetic counselling assistance visit: www.nsgc.org. The coloured report also shows visuals and easy-to-understand charts, displaying your risk as low, medium or high for each condition covered by this test. View a sample Genetic Health Test Report Here.
The Importance of Genetic Counseling
When undertaking the Genetic Predisposition Test we strongly recommend that you do this under the guidance of a medical practitioner for post-test counseling. They will be able to provide you with the necessary expertise to assist you in interpreting your results and understand the difference between what is hereditary and environmental on your personalized predisposition.
Who should take this DNA test?
Everyone can benefit from taking control of his or her health in order to achieve the best possible health future. Knowing your level of genetic predisposition toward developing particular conditions can help both you and your children live healthier and longer lives. If you have a family history of a particular disease, the Genetic Predisposition DNA Health test will tell you if you have inherited the same tendencies, and enable you to take the necessary steps to prevent its onset.
DNA Analysis is performed to the highest international standard in an ISO 17025 testing laboratory. To read our terms and conditions for the genetic predisposition health test
Its all about your Genes and your Health
After examining your DNA, we will create a personalized report. In your report, as displayed in the sample report, each condition will be ranked according to your estimated lifetime risk, and will be qualified as high, medium or low risk. High risk conditions are the ones where extra care should be taken by you: by requesting more frequent screening diagnostics of the disease, or by making the necessary lifestyle adjustments.
Invest In Your Health
On ordering this test we will send you or your health professional a DNA sampling kit. The sample is collected by means of a simple finger prick using the lancet provided inside your genetic sampling kit. Your DNA samples simply need to be sent back by post, and the results of your DNA Predisposition test will be made available to you or your health professional within 14 – 19 working days of receiving your sample at the laboratory.