MTHFR and Premenstrual Dysphonic Disorder – observation

MTHFR and Premenstrual Dysphonic Disorder – observation

PLEASE SHARE:I have been treating a lot of women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) lately. The more I see of this debilitating condition, the more I am becoming convinced it’s an MTHF and methylation issue (you can read more about MTHFR here) What we...
High and Low Homocysteine

High and Low Homocysteine

PLEASE SHARE:The ideal level of homocysteine is 7. High homocysteine is not good and low homocysteine is not good. With all my MTHFR patients, Homocysteine is the first marker I look at. It is a key component in the methylation cycle, involved in 3 important pathways:...
MTHFR – what is the link with women’s hormones?

MTHFR – what is the link with women’s hormones?

PLEASE SHARE:Over the past 2 years, I have treated hundreds of women with the MTHFR gene mutation and hormonal imbalance. These are a few of my observations. Firstly, so many women with MTHFR and methylation issues have hormonal imbalances. Time and time again, I’m...
The Shaw Show Podcast – MTHFR Gene Mutation

The Shaw Show Podcast – MTHFR Gene Mutation

PLEASE SHARE:Last week I had the privilege of sitting down with an old friend of mine Paul Shaw, the founder of Shaw Results, a conversational podcast series on health, business, sport, music, and much more. We spoke first about how I found my passion for naturopathy...
GAPS Diet & Histamine Intolerance

GAPS Diet & Histamine Intolerance

PLEASE SHARE:  Why do I feel worse on the GAPS diet?? I see many patients in my clinic who have tried the GAPS diet without knowing they have a histamine intolerance. They dedicate a lot of time and energy into following the meal plans correctly, making their own...
Depression – inflammation and natural treatments

Depression – inflammation and natural treatments

PLEASE SHARE: One of the most important findings from medical research over the past several years has been the significant link between inflammation and the onset of depression. So what is inflammation? How does it occur? How can it cause depression? And what can we...