Ah, if only it were all so simple. I look at my older relatives and the way some of them simply go to the doctor, take what he or she says as truth, apply it and hope for the best. After all, why would you question a doctor? The person went to medical school and must certainly know more than I do. He wouldn’t try to harm me. He genuinely cares about what is going on with me and wants… Read more »

*Updated 28 Oct 2014* When I found out I was compound heterozygous for MTHFR, my first thoughts were of regret. I have never refused myself anything when it comes to what I now think of as toxins: rich food, wheat bread, alcohol, dairy products, sugar, fast food, etc. How much damage, I thought, have I done to my body over the last two decades? Because when you have a MTHFR mutation, your body often doesn’t detoxify as well as “normal” people. The… Read more »