Month: May 2019

Genomics and Nutrition

One exciting area of genomics is in understanding how our bodies respond to the foods we eat. Some have a better ability to absorb vitamins...

Why A Physical Exam Isn’t Enough

A physical exam is the doctor visit which is designed to be an assessment of your health. Your vitals are taken, and your reflexes are...

What’s The Gut Microbiome?

Your intestines are one of the most important organs in your body. They digest the foods you eat and supply your body with the nutrition...

What is Personalized Medicine?

Personalized medicine is medicine which is tailored to your genetic makeup. A good analogy for personalized medicine is when you change your vehicle’s oil, you...