Location: Seattle, Washington – Lynnwood/Northgate area. Background: Folates are essential cofactors in the regulation of the transmethylation cycle, and have received an increasing level of clinical research interest as the understanding of genetic and nutritional influences continues to grow, yet little has been recently established relative to the optimal attainable blood levels of the folates. This […]
Dr. Lynch shares key insights on MTHFR, diet, supplements, genetic testing, even Robin Williams in this fun and informative interview on Bulletproof Radio. Get in on the conversation by sharing your comments below.
Depression, anxiety, insomnia, recurrent miscarriages, blood clots, cardiovascular issues – just some of the symptoms of MTHFR. Dr. Poppy Daniels, an obstetrician/gynecologist, interviews Dr. Lynch on the direct and indirect effects of MTHFR, the process of methylation, and why folic acid does not constitute methylfolate. With approximately 1 in 2 people having a MTHFR SNP, it’s a […]
Optimizing the health of unborn children is my passion. I am pleased to state that January is named National Birth Defects Prevention Month by the National Birth Defects Prevention Network and the CDC. This month is broken down into four parts with each part focusing on a key component of birth defect prevention. While I […]
If we sit back and evaluate the dates when folic acid fortification began and the fast rise of autism – do they correlate? “In Spain, the prevalence of the MTHFR 677TT genotype has reportedly approximately doubled in the population since the introduction in 1982 of folic acid supplements for women in early pregnancy”… “Folic acid […]