genetic testing

Ask The Doctor Review| Longevity

In this Q&A, we ask Dr Sly Nedic – founder and owner of 8th Sense and a GP with a special interest in personalized medicine and aesthetics – to share her insights on the future of personalized medicine. Here’s what she had to say. Q: What is genetic testing and

codeine | Longevity LIVE

Myprodol, Mybulen, Benylin C and Sinutab. What do these medications have in common? For one thing, they share a particular drug ingredient called Codeine. This is an opioid drug which is often compared to morphine and is used to treat mild to moderate pain. Moreover, if you take them while

web series | Longevity LIVE

Olympic gold-medallist Cameron van der Burgh might resemble the Greek heroes who once competed in the Olympiad, but does that make him the pinnacle of health? On learning that he has never made use of genetic testing to optimize his performance, we decided to put his diet and exercise regime

Olympic gold-medallist Cameron van der Burgh might resemble the Greek heroes who once competed in the Olympiad, but does that make him the pinnacle of health? On learning that he has never made use of genetic testing to optimize his performance, we decided to put his diet and exercise regime

side effects |longevity live

We take the side effects of medication as a given. In reality there are  a variety of drugs available and not all of them cause side effects in all of us. The missing link to understanding what medication is best suited to an individual’s needs is now a genetic test