When it comes to conditions that affect your joints and connective tissue, some of them, like rheumatoid arthritis and lupus, for example,have a genetic component but this contributes to less than 10%of the cause for the diseases. Today we talk about the epigenetics, i.e. lifestyle factors, that actually pull the trigger of the proverbial“loaded gun of genetics”which in turn allow the manifestation of these disease entities!Lets briefly explore some common conditions experienced in society today.
At Health Renewal, we believe in taking a holistic approach with all our patients. It’s not just medicine that cures, lifestyle changes and the correct nutrition will go a long way in the quest for well-being. Our highly-skilled doctors can assist you to diagnose, treat and create a new way of living that’s ideally suited to optimise health and wellness.
Read more in this month's newsletter: Your Joints & Connective Tissue