MTHFR and Methylation

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While it sounds like a acronym for something vulgar, MTHFR has a totally different meaning and impact! MTHFR refers to one of our genes and an enzyme it initiates. This gene has many functions, methylation being a primary one that can impact three general areas: 1. The levels of homocysteine present in the blood. 2. The ability to process and activate functions associated with certain vitamins, most commonly associated with Folic Acid and B12. 3. The level of efficiency our body can eliminate toxins and waste. Methylation in itself is a simple biochemical process that impacts many system functions and organs.

However, the ability to methylate effectively can become more complicated in the presence of certain MTHFR gene “variance”‘s. The inability to effectively methylate in the presence of these variances, and left to their own devices, often hinder…

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