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MTHFR Test: How to Order A MTHFR Test

A MTHFR Test is typically covered by your insurance. UPDATE on May 30, 2014: I’ve learned that some common labs – such as Quest and Lab Corp – are charging a very high amount for MTHFR Testing. I highly recommend having your doctor call these labs prior to ordering a MTHFR test from them. The […]

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Comparison of Homocysteine Support Products

Many are asking me, “Dr Ben, I am taking this ________. Is that any good for C677T or A1298C or…?” I am finding that I am answering, “No” too often. I have here all the top homocysteine-lowering medications which are prescribed commonly by doctors. Keep in mind that many doctors do not understand nutritional biochemistry. […]

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Baby Diagnosed with ‘Rare’ Genetic Disorder: MTHFR

This is exactly why I am asking for your help getting on the radar. This young child has a MTHFR mutation. I know how to help. It saddens me greatly to see this. Men and Women: Desiring to get pregnant? I urge you to test yourselves for MTHFR mutations. Parents: I urge you to […]

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MTHFR Mutations and the Conditions They Cause

MTHFR gene mutations can cause absolutely no symptoms at all. They can also cause severe irreversible health conditions such as Down’s syndrome. Research is still pending on which medical conditions are caused by, or at least partially attributed to, the MTHFR gene mutations. From the partial list I recently went through on Medline, these are […]

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