Receive A Diet Plan Based On Your Unique DNA
Lose It partnered with Helix to obtain DNA profiles that help users understand which specific weight loss plans are most beneficial to them
A user orders a DNA kit through embodyDNA and uses it to provide a sample of their saliva. Helix researchers process it (which can take six to eight weeks) and send the results to Lose It. This information allows Lose It to understand a person’s metabolism, food sensitivities, family food health history and more. The company applies the DNA profile to a weight loss plan that lists which foods a user should avoid and which kinds of exercise benefit them the most.
The kit costs $189.99, and the app currently works only with iOS.
Before you start filling up your calendars with conferences to spark your business innovation and personal growth this year, add CXI 2018 conference to your wish list! For its 12th year running, PSFK is hosting an intimate conference where emerging pioneers and established experts will take the stage to discuss all things innovation around the new consumer experience.
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