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Some people are wondering exactly what it is that gene testing in South Africa can do for them. Here are just some of the few things we offer at GENEWAY™ to improve people’s health and general wellbeing.

PROBIOTICS: HARNESSING THE POWER OF SUPER BUGS FOR DIGESTION  

AND OVERALL HEALTH

 

Do you need to take probiotics?

Ask your FUT2 gene… 
Variations in the FUT2 gene is associated with:

 

The GENEWAY™ laboratory is located in Pretoria and provides DNA tests all around South Africa to help people understand their own bodies better. Understanding your genetic makeup with a DNA test will help you identify potential micronutrient deficiencies you may be experiencing and what supplementation you may require to help your body function optimally. Until you have received the results of your DNA test, here are some ways in which you can recognise a deficiency of magnesium for yourself.

GENEWAY™ provides much more than genetic testing in South Africa. As we begin to understand more about how our genetic makeup can influence our health we can educate South Africans on what it is their bodies need and why. Education and information are at the centre of everything we offer at GENEWAY™. We offer DNA analysis for macro- and micronutrients with GENEDIET™ and the education that comes with this can change people’s perspectives and point them in a weight loss direction they had never before considered.

There are some common misconceptions when it comes to DNA tests in South Africa. This article will dispel said misconceptions by explaining how GENEWAY™ is leading the way for DNA health testing in South Africa.

When it comes to humans drinking milk, opinions vary. On the one hand, it is a part of our very class as Mammalia, or mammals. Mammals are defined as vertebrates that nourish their young with milk from the mammary glands. Then there are those that are of the opinion that human beings have no business drinking cow’s milk because it can cause allergic reactions like eczema, colic and other gastrointestinal discomforts, or what has become collectively known as lactose intolerance.

Choline has only recently been discovered and acknowledged as a required nutrient in 1998. Although, your body makes choline, the major of your choline requirement comes from your diet – however many people do not meet the recommended intake of this nutrient.

What is choline?

The DNA test price you pay in South Africa will pay for itself within the next decade, if not sooner, it is a priceless health investment.

The DNA Test Cost Will End up Saving You Money

If you are aware of the role your genetic makeup plays in the way you age and the potential medical conditions that are most likely to present with, you will be better prepared to take the necessary preventative measures in advance. You will save money by knowing exactly what genetic conditions you are predisposed to and how to prevent them.