How well do you know Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD)? When you look at the numbers, DMD is more common than you might think, having a similar incidence rate as cystic fibrosis (CF) in males. Talk with your healthcare provider about genetic carrier screening. All tests are not the same. If you would like to have carrier screening for duchenne muscular dystrophy, ask your healthcare provider if the carrier screening test they are recommending includes this serious genetic disorder.
Some (rare) causes of dementia are very clearly 'inherited', for example, Huntington's disease. This is an 'autosomal dominant' disease which means that only one faulty copy of the gene is needed in order to inherit the disease. If you have inherited the gene you will get the disease if you live long enough.
African Cassava has the highest amount of Thiocyanate known to inhibit cell sickling & building red blood formation (bananas, white yam, Plantain, cabbage, turnips). Folate is an essential nutrient for sickle cell (black eyed peas, lentils, spinach & asparagus). Beets are high in iron & helps build the blood & oxygenate the system. Seaweed greatly increases & enhance oxygen throughout the body. The best seaweed is Blue Green Algae (Kelp, Spirulina & Irish Moss). #dherbs