How Pharmacogenetic (PGX) Testing Benefits You

How Pharmacogenetic (PGX) Testing Benefits You

Ever wonder where the anecdote “take two of these and call me in the morning,” come from?  Each and every person has a unique genetic profile that affects how they metabolize different medications.  So that follow-up with the prescribing physician is...
PGX Testing Provides Better Patient Outcomes for Physicians

PGX Testing Provides Better Patient Outcomes for Physicians

Physicians know that their patients come first. They practice and prescribe medicine in the hopes to promote health, prevent disease, relieve pain, and circumvent suffering. Unfortunately, medications don’t always act accordingly. Approximately 2 million people are...
How Privy Health Insight Compares to Others

How Privy Health Insight Compares to Others

At-home DNA test kits have become massively popular to gain a better understanding of your ancestry background, traits, and health status. At Privy Health, we believe that the best vision is insight. That is why we offer a collection of non-invasive screenings that...
The Importance of PGX in Mental Health Care

The Importance of PGX in Mental Health Care

Medications used for treating mental health disorders work differently for different people. Some may achieve premium results and only need them for a short time, while others may tend to struggle and endure countless trials and error to find the proper drug and...
The Power of Pharmacogenetics

The Power of Pharmacogenetics

Have you ever stopped taking prescribed medication because it made you feel unpleasant? Did you avoid medicine due to the fear of implied side effects? Do you take too many medications to the point where you feel immune to their response? If this sounds like you, the...
What is Pharmacogenomic Testing?

What is Pharmacogenomic Testing?

Pharmacogenetics or pharmacogenomics is the study of how genes play a role in the body’s response to particular medications. Genes, which are segments of DNA inherited from your parents, contain information that dictates some of your unique traits, such as eye...