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Personalized Medicine

“Personalized lifestyle medicine is a newly developed term that refers to an approach to medicine in which an individual’s health metrics from point-of-care diagnostics are used to develop lifestyle medicine-oriented therapeutic strategies for improving individual health outcomes in managing chronic disease.” - Deanna M. Minich and Jeffrey S. Bland

The needs of individuals can be complex and require in-depth assessment before interventions can be confidently applied.  Addressed are a multitude of variables such as:

Age
Lifecycle
Gender
Past medical history
Family history
Lifestyle habits
Nutritional status (macronutrients, micronutrients, phytonutrients, and vitamins)
Medication use
Genetics and mutations
Dietary supplement use
Hormone status
Weight and BMI