Eczema – the histamine link

Eczema – the histamine link

PLEASE SHARE: Researchers from La Jolla Institute for Allergy in California have finally revealed for the first time in humans that mast cell release of histamine is a key trigger of eczema. We have long understood that eczema is an immunological condition, whereby...
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 MTHFR 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...
MTHFR – what is the link with women’s hormones?

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

PLEASE SHARE: Over the past 3 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...
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,...