UNDERSTANDING MINERAL IMBALANCES IN OUR HEALTH: A Perspective on Dietary Habits in India through Hair Tissue Mineral Analysis

India, a land of diverse cultures, traditions, and cuisines, is also characterized by significant variations in dietary patterns across its vast expanse. However, these dietary diversities often contribute to distinct mineral imbalances in our bodies, leading to a range of health issues. One way to identify these imbalances is through Hair Tissue Mineral Analysis (HTMA), a diagnostic tool that offers insights into our body’s mineral status and toxic metal accumulation. This article aims to shed light on how our dietary habits can influence these mineral imbalances, and how HTMA can play a crucial role in understanding and correcting them.