Geno Homeopathy – Frequently Asked Questions
What is Dr. Batra’s Geno Homeopathy?
Dr Batra's™ Geno Homeopathy is a new-age customized homeopathic treatment that is based on individual genome sequencing. It is a gene targeted treatment that is scientific, precise, safe and uniquely planned for you.
What is a Gene ?
Genes are functional units of inheritance. Sections of DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) are called genes and each gene contains information to make a protein. Proteins do most of the work in our body cells and are required for the structure, function and regulation of the body’s tissues in order to live a healthy life. Hence DNA is the instruction manual for life. 99.9% of DNA in all humans is same. 0.1% is what varies according to generations and this is called SNP (Single Nucleotide Polymorphism). SNP gene regulates many body functions.
How does Geno Homeopathy help me?
Geno Homeopathy is the treatment targeted towards your genetic variations. Everyone does not respond to a particular medicine in the same way. Geno Homeopathy personalizes medicine taking into consideration your genetic variations. We all know that prevention is better than cure. Based on your genetic makeup, Geno Homeopathy can predict an ailment years before it actually occurs. Therefore, if we pay attention to the disease tendencies of our genes, we could rectify the problem and attempt to reduce your chances of suffering from an ailment through preventive medicine, appropriate diet, and exercise.
Is the genetic test easy to do?
Yes, the genetic test is easy to do. It is painless, non invasive and is done on your saliva sample. The sample is sent to a laboratory and your test results are received in a few weeks.
What is the guarantee that the test results are authentic?
The test results are most likely 99.9% authentic. This has been scientifically proven using definitive standards of accuracy and validity of data based on gold standard genotyping arrays.
Who all can do this test?
People of all ages, from children to adults can do this test. If you know that you are already suffering from any existing disease, this test will help evaluate if you are at a risk of developing any. This test can also help you identify any underlying diseases.
Is there an example of how this test has helped people?
The most famous example of genetic diagnosis is Angelina Jolie’s preventive breast surgeries in 2013. A simple genetic test showed that the actor carried a BRCA1 gene, which meant that she had an 87% risk of contracting breast cancer and a 50% risk of ovarian cancer. She knew she had a strong family history for both diseases and took preventive measures on the basis of this prognosis.
I have a history of a few health conditions in my family. I am concerned whether any of these conditions will affect my son who is 10-year old and my daughter who is 7-year old. How can you help me?
By doing a Geno Homeopathy test, we can identify whether your son or daughter has carried the disease gene. This genetic test is non-invasive and is done by collecting the saliva of the patient. Based on their individual genetic report, our doctors can guide steps on preventing the disease (if any). Therefore, if we pay attention to the disease tendencies of your children, we could rectify the problem and reduce their chances of getting an ailment through preventive medicine, appropriate diet, and exercise.