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Do genes determine aversions to foods?

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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics 22 years experience
Yes: Certain genes allow foods to 'taste' the way they do to people. Though the majority of taste preferences are learned behaviors.

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