This option focuses on healthy aging, longevity and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease.
While aging is viewed as a cosmetic threat to the young, those with a family history of Alzheimer’s disease view it with trepidation, having seen the effect is has on parents. Did you know that the same risk factors that will cause heart disease or stroke in one individual, will lead to Alzheimer’s disease in another?
The anti-aging test option provides you with a specific targeted plan to healthy aging. Knowledge about your DNA risks empowers you to ensure that your lifestyle complements your genes to minimize accelerated aging and Alzheimer’s disease.
This test option identifies DNA changes contributing to risk of accelerated brain aging
• Focus on Apo-E4: abnormal fat metabolism
• Circulation inflammation markers contributing to multi-infarct dementia
• High blood pressure (GNB3) and obesity (FTO) –in adult years have a 74% higher risk of dementia than people with a normal weight
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