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Why Test Genomics and Biomarkers Together?

There are many different ways to evaluate health and wellness, and no single way is the best. Often, what appears to be one thing on the surface is often something different underneath. The human body is no exception. Our health and wellness is a balance that has many different variables and factors influencing our overall state. Two very important factors that can affect our overall wellness are environmental factors from the outside and genetic factors from the inside - very...

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4 Reasons To Breastfeed Your Baby (Other Than Better Health)

Did you know August is National Breastfeeding Month? If you're a mom, you’ve already heard time and time again how "breast is best" and that breastfeeding has tons of health benefits for your baby (which is true!). The antibodies, cells, and hormones that come from the breastmilk and nourish your baby may actually reduce the risk of childhood ear infections, asthma, eczema, lower respiratory infections, and possibly even causes of cancer. Breastmilk has also been linked to better brain...

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