Heart disease is one of the leading causes of death for men and women. There are many reasons that add to the risk of developing heart disease, including your genetics, your family history, nutrition, exercise, high blood pressure and high cholesterol levels. There is also your genetic makeup, this can influence how you will respond to medicines used to treat heart conditions.
Genetic testing with Code You, assesses your genetic differences associated with an increased risk of developing certain heart-related health conditions such as high blood pressure, abnormal heart rhythms and heart attack. This test also lets you know how you, as a unique individual, will respond to commonly prescribed medications used for treating heart-related conditions.