Genetics

Genetic testing examines DNA and proteins to identify instructions in our biological code that influences how we function, diagnose genetic disorders, or determine a person’s chance of passing on a genetic disorder. There are more than 1,000 genetic tests available.

Life Healthcare Group provides a range of genetic tests for our patients according to health condition or needs. Our genetic tests form the basis for many treatments including but are not limited to:

Fitness and weight management

Understanding your genotype to help determine which diet and exercise are most effective for you

Reducing risk factors of disease

Understand your susceptibilities to certain health conditions and prevent the disease's development

Fertility screening tests

Couples planning pregnancy can determine chance of passing on genetic disorders