Environmental Medicine: Addressing modifiable environmental factors causing chronic illness.
Virtually all human diseases result from the interaction of genetic susceptibility and modifiable environmental factors.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Gene-Environment Interaction Fact Sheet. 2000.
Nearly all diseases result from a complex interaction between an individual’s genetic make-up and the environmental agents that he or she is exposed to.
National Institutes of Health (NIH). Gene-Environment Interaction.
Dr. Stephen Genuis is a clinician and researcher. He worked for many years as an Obstetrician/Gynaecologist, before turning his focus to Environmental Health Sciences and the impact of environmental factors on prenatal health, as well as on chronic physical and mental health problems. Dr. Genuis is developing online classes for his patients and interested others.