With the advance of genomic testing, Dr. Marra has the capability of designing a personalized nutraceutical program specifically for you. This is a brand new field of medicine that examines the interplay of genetics, environment, diet, and lifestyle factors that contribute to disease. A personalized treatment plan that targets genetic predispositions can absolutely retard disease onset. This is particularly important when you have been exposed to an infection like Lyme Disease and co-infections which cause chronic inflammation and the upregulation of proinflammatory cytokines such as IL-1 beta, IL-6, IL-8, and tumor necrosis factor (TNF).
These cytokines are presumed to have deleterious effects on genes and chromosomes by altering genetic expression through turning on and off certain gene regulators such as heat shock proteins. Nutrition is life changing information for your genes, and therefore can retard and even reverse the deleterious effects of chronic inflammation. Ask Dr. Marra about her 100% organic, preservative free, nontoxic personalized nutraceutical program. You will undoubtedly be pleased with the results!