The small differences that make YOU unique are called variants.
Your DNA was passed down from your parents – and their parents and so on. Variants can be linked to certain health conditions, traits & ancestry groups.
Your saliva contains DNA from cells in your mouth. The collection kit you are provided with contains all the instructions for providing your saliva sample.
Your genetic data is analysed which generates your personalised report based on well-established scientific & medical research.
DNA Health is specific & one of our more popular tests (other specific DNA testing is available as applicable to the individual).
DNA Health is concerned with optimising energy, wellbeing & health by making better lifestyle & diet choices, & using supplements tailored to offset any nutritional deficit or genetic shortcoming.
The DNA Health approach establishes the optimal nutrition necessary for good health, energy, longevity & risk mitigation. DNA Health tests for 32 genes SNPs involved in the following biological processes;
- Oxidative stress
- Lipid/cholesterol metabolism
- Bone health
- Insulin sensitivity
- Food/nutrient responses
Mint’s nutritionist is available to assist with the interpretation of your results in consideration of health concerns, family history & future health risks for your optimal wellbeing.