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How would I get benefit of Genetic Test?

The 21st century sapiens has started taking health as the last priority over anything else. The traditional scriptures, religious books and sayings have been vocal about the kalyug being one of the most materialistic era for man to ignore every other aspect and run for ‘maya’ (money), even HEALTH! We all have successfully ignored the old saying, ‘a healthy mind resides in a healthy body’ to the maximum levels of pushing ourselves under the radar of health issues that are irrevocable when taken lightly. As there arises a problem, man always comes up with the solution for the same. Medical science has revolutionised our horizons to predict diseases that are going to affect today and tomorrow! This unlocking of questions about your health is done through your DNA. Doctors today, not only just suggest regular health check-ups but also propagate the need to get your genetic test done. A genetic test, not only predicts what disease would affect you but also suggests required dietary and lifestyle changes needed to curtail the future state. Genes2Me brings to you comprehensive genetic test kits that are transforming Personalized Healthcare by combining the world of Genomics & Clinical Diagnostics. We Provide a Complete Picture of Today and Tomorrow’s Health.

Genetic testing uses extensive screening techniques to map your genes, which are traits you inherit from your mother and your father. Genetic tests are used to identify increased risks of health problems, Targeted Diagnosis, optimize current lifestyle to get rid of trial and error and personalizing health through your own genetic makeup. 

Know which test is right for YOU ? 

Diagnostic testing. If you have symptoms of a disease that may be caused by genetic changes, sometimes called mutated genes, genetic testing can reveal if you have the suspected disorder. For example, genetic testing may be used to confirm a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis or Huntington's disease. 

Presymptomatic and predictive testing. These tests are usually recommended for a healthy individual to understand about their current lifestyle to get a genetic overview about your personalized diet, Vitamins, Exercises, Metabolism etc. These tests also empowers you, If you have a family history of a genetic condition, getting genetic testing before you have symptoms may show if you're at risk of developing that condition. For example, this type of test may be useful for identifying your risk of certain types of cancer. 

Pharmacogenetics, Know which medicines, would suit you the best. this type of genetic testing may help determine what medication and dosage will be most effective and beneficial for you.

Prenatal testing. During pregnancy, test for any chromosomal abnormalities that may be screened during pregnancy. Down syndrome, Edwards syndrome, Patau syndrome etc are some of the common genetic disorders screened during pregnancy.  Genes2ME is on a mission to reduce the no. of stillbirths in India by screening mother’s during pregnancy for any genetic disorder to curb disorders to be passed on to their offspring. 

Newborn screening. Ideally this is carried out between 24-48 hrs of the birth of the baby to screen for any Inborn Error of Metabolism (IEM) that isn’t observable at the time of birth.   This is the most common type of genetic testing. This type of genetic testing is important because if results show there's a disorder such as congenital hypothyroidism, sickle cell disease or phenylketonuria (PKU) etc. care and treatment can begin right away. 

Genes2me creates a benchmark in the diagnostics space by providing complete solutions not only under primary diagnostic but regular as well as advanced molecular diagnostics, thereby becoming a partner in life with a bench translational approach combined with a mission to serve masses even in resource limited areas across the globe. Genes2Me gets the test kit delivered to your home and the reports are e-mailed to you after the expert diagnosis of your DNA. Our in-house health counsellor is available for you to explain and elaborate upon any of your queries regarding the test results. 

Genetic tests are your one shot way to know your health horoscope today and act upon it tomorrow!