Can genetic information change patient behavior to reduce Type 2 diabetes risk?

@article{Vassy2013CanGI,
  title={Can genetic information change patient behavior to reduce Type 2 diabetes risk?},
  author={Jason L Vassy},
  journal={Personalized medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={10 1}
}
As technology has improved and costs have decreased, the increasing availability of genomic testing promises genotype-tailored medical care. In this vision of the future, one’s genotype can guide disease treatment decisions to optimize efficacy and minimize adverse reactions. Knowledge of one’s genetic susceptibility may also help target primary prevention strategies before the onset of certain diseases. The lists of preventable conditions that stand to benefit from such genetic screening often… CONTINUE READING