CQ Nutrition is excited to announce we are now offering a new service called Nutrigenomix. It is a simple genetic test using your saliva that will allow for personalised nutrition recommendations that are based on your DNA. This is the future of health care. The guess-work is removed in finding the right diet that is suited to your genetic profile. Please refer to the brochure for more information.
What is Nutrigenomix?
Nutrigenomix uses modern genomic technology to study the relationship between genes, nutrition and health. Some people respond differently from others to certain foods. Nutrigenomix allows us to understand how our genes affect the way we respond to the foods, beverages and supplements we consume.
What will Nutrigenomix test?The 45-gene test looks at 45 genes which assess your genetic profile and the impact this has on:
- Weight management
- Cardio-metabolic health
- Nutrient metabolism
- Food intolerances (gluten sensitivity)
- Eating habits
- Injury risk
- Physical activity
Want to learn more about Nutrigenomix? Watch the video
How much does Nutrigenomix cost?
The 45-gene test costs $495This test includes 2 visits to see our Accredited Practising Dietitian:
- Initial 15 minute appointment to receive the testing kit, collect saliva and discuss the testing process
- Second appointment within 6-8 weeks. This is a 60 minute genetic profile consult where you will receive the results of the test and to discuss any recommended changes to your diet. If you require an extended genetic profile consult of an hour there is an additional charge of $60.