Nutrients provide the building blocks of our genes as well as determining their level of activity. Many of our genes are essentially act like a dimmer switch on a light; genetic characteristics can be increased or decreased depending on how we fuel our bodies. Just because diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Type 2 Diabetes, obesity and various others may run in your family, does not mean that you can’t avoid them.
Inflammation is the cause of a large number of the diseases many people consider an inevitable part of aging. With just the right nutrients, inflammation can be eliminated and your body can re-balance and thrive at any age. A complete medical evaluation will allow Dr. Gerber to prescribe a nutritional plan specific to each individual so that inflammation is eliminated and diseases, avoided.
Julie Matthews, BS NC, speaks about BioIndividual Nutrition – excerpted from her presentation “Nourishing Hope for Autism” at the 2014 annual conference of The Nutritional Therapy Association.