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Dr. Lynch on Bulletproof Radio: A whole body look at MTHFR

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.

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Dr. Lynch talks MTHFR, Methylation, and Folic Acid

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 […]

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Folic Acid Awareness Week 2014: Want Awareness? Here You Go

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 […]

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Folic Acid Fortification, Increase in MTHFR and Rise in Autism?

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 […]

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Give Folic Acid with MTHFR Mutations? Question to Dr Ben – MTHFR.net

Question:  My husband recently started seeing a psych nurse after it was suggested by a family counselor. Our marriage was/is in serious trouble and the counselor thought it might be ADD. The psych nurse says it is MTHFR and that he absolutely cannot have any folic acid. In the very little that I have found on […]

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