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MTHFR And What It Means For Your Fertility

What if the reason you are not getting pregnant or you’re having miscarriages is that you have an undiagnosed gene mutation? Did you know that 40% of people have the MTHFR gene mutation and it often goes undiagnosed? MTHFR is a gene that provides instructions for making an enzyme called methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase. This enzyme plays…

Iron, Folate And Folic Acid

It’s easy to get confused with iron, folate and folic acid because they are used interchangeably and often both added to fortify food. Let’s break down the differences and see why they’re so important to make a healthy baby. Iron is a mineral, folate is vitamin B9 found naturally in certain food and folic acid…