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Start Discussion View Members Join Group Leave Group Visit Archive Community Guidelines Community Glossary Just so you know What to Expect may make commissions on shopping links on this page This discussion is archived and locked for posting See active discussions on Fertility Treatments MTHFR question W WhimsicalFaery I have a friend who was just diagnosed and since One neat thing I did learn- taking folic acid is actually hurting me and my babies instead of helping since it blocks folate absorption in people with MTHFR mutations I will have to get on a natural folate supplement instead There are also other factors I've yet to discover and this mutation actually affects my mental and physical health well beyond fertility as well It feels like I have

Talking with MTHFR Expert Dr Ben Lynch

Remember a MTHFR SNP is based on location The MTHFR 677 mutation is located at the 677th base on the 20 000+ long MTHFR gene So having another mutation at position 1298 is totally possible The MTHFR gene is on chromosome 1 " 1:41:42 I ask Dr Lynch to explain about the importance of not eating foods with synthetic Vitamin B

Do not try to treat an MTHFR mutation without the guidance of an MTHFR literate doctor As you saw above the world of folic acid supplements is confusing Furthermore different gene mutations can confuse the picture further causing a well intended methylfolate supplement to do harm Each individual will need a slightly different treatment plan based on underlying health gene mutations

26 08 2003Well 5/6 doctors told me that I should be high risk and immediatly start heparin treatments folic acid B6 and B12 therapy My husband and I have a peritonologist in the family so we went to him thinking we would get better treatment He beleived that MTHFR was no big deal as well as low protein C levels He said that I really shouldn't be high risk but he put me on 4000 micrograms of folate

10 11 2011MTHFR Gene Mutation? Help :-(Discussion in 'Pregnancy - First Trimester' started by zozo28 Nov 10 2011 zozo28 Well-Known Member Joined: May 3 2011 Messages: 149 Likes Received: 0 Hello I am currently 5 weeks along and I had tests because I have previously lost two babies early on I got the results back today and I have a gene mutation (MTHFR) which means I am

That is the whole issue here because the conversion of folic acid into a useable form is absolutely essential for and this is where the MTHFR genetic mutation comes into it MTHFR is a complex enzyme that adds a methyl group to folic acid to allow the human body to use it This MTHFR gene is responsible for the production of this enzyme that is necessary for properly using vitamin B9

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Here is a diagram of the methylation pathways A much more detailed version can be found on the Heartfixer website Treating an MTHFR mutation As mentioned previously the MTHFR mutation is most often treated with the active form of folate (L-methylfolate) B-vitamins and the avoidance of synthetic folic acid Dr

Here you will start the process of uploading your data to create your MTHFR Support Variant Report Apparently they provide a lot of services like what you mutation means for you and what sort of things you can do to remedy issues your mutation may be causing

Here's a real-life example: In the lecture available here Dr Lynch explains that certain populations have higher rates of the MTHFR mutation Most also have higher rates of neural tube defects which makes sense because they are a result of decreased folate status However one population in Italy has high rates of the mutation but very few neural tube defects Researchers believe that

Newbie Here TheApril Hello Everyone! I am very happy to have found this forum I have had a lifetime of weird syndromes and disorders My husband jokingly refers to my condition as the 2% Syndrome because it seemed like everytime I was diagnosed with something new the Dr would say that only 2% (or 5% or 10%) of the population have it I have been telling my husband for years that they have

I recently learned that I am positive for MTHFR gene mutation (thank you Bai-by2016 for bringing it to my attention!!) It has been 2 1/2 years of trying and i'm just learning this now I was tested for over 100 genetic disorders but I guess this was not one of them I feel like my first doctor that ran the blood for genetic testing should have seen this

I recently learned that I am positive for MTHFR gene mutation (thank you Bai-by2016 for bringing it to my attention!!) It has been 2 1/2 years of trying and i'm just learning this now I was tested for over 100 genetic disorders but I guess this was not one of them I feel like my first doctor that ran the blood for genetic testing should have seen this

Start Discussion View Members Join Group Leave Group Visit Archive Community Guidelines Community Glossary Just so you know What to Expect may make commissions on shopping links on this page This discussion is archived and locked for posting See active discussions on Fertility Treatments MTHFR question W WhimsicalFaery I have a friend who was just diagnosed and since

11 10 2017That's bad y'all and among the many many MTHFR mutation symptoms I had maybe the most crippling was the depression it caused The depression was a boulder I was trapped under so I had very little energy or will to fix the rest of it A fantastic explanation of the two main MTHFR gene mutations and what they mean is here

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MTHFR gene mutation : I finally have an answer for my extreme insomnia and panic attacks which have become so much worse since falling pregnant hence why I've only ever complained on here! Sorry! I have MTHFR gene mutation also known as motherfucker syndrome! It's linked to so many problems! But the main problems during pregnancy is a higher rate of miscarriage and neural

10 11 2011MTHFR Gene Mutation? Help :-(Discussion in 'Pregnancy - First Trimester' started by zozo28 Nov 10 2011 zozo28 Well-Known Member Joined: May 3 2011 Messages: 149 Likes Received: 0 Hello I am currently 5 weeks along and I had tests because I have previously lost two babies early on I got the results back today and I have a gene mutation (MTHFR) which means I am

Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (MTHFR) is an important enzyme associated with the methylation cycle This enzyme is responsible for converting inactive folate into bioactive form and in the conversion of homocysteine into methionine High lev

MTHFR Diet: 6 Ways You May Be Able to Do in Response to the MTHFR Mutation The MTHFR mutation is a common variation in metabolism If you have it studies show these are some things you may be able to do in response Experts in the field suggest an entire lifestyle approach to managing this common mutation Studies show that these 6 ways are

Fortunately for most with one or two MTHFR mutations treatment is straight- forward and with very little risk However some people when given methylfolate feel uncomfortably hyper Therefore I prefer to start with a low dose multivitamin such as Multi t/d from Pure Encapsulations I don't add high dose products like Metanex of Methyl Product until the low dose is tolerated

If you are struggling with amy of the above mentioned symptoms you may be among the millions suffering from a MTHFR gene mutation Contact Revitalogy at 561-406-2269 or visit us online to learn more about our diagnostic tests IV therapies and more

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