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TOPIC: MTHFR gene mutuation

MTHFR gene mutuation 3 years 1 month ago #59616

  • Sandi
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  • Sandi Forum Moderator Diagnosed in 1998, currently in remission. Diagnosed with Lupus in 2006. Last Count - 344k - 6-9-18
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Many of us question why we would acquire autoimmune disorders. There seems to be a strong correlation with a gene mutation known as MTHFR. This is an interesting video about that:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=REYL1kEv7A4

Treating it properly could make a difference.
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MTHFR gene mutuation 3 years 1 month ago #59624

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Fascinating I shall definitely be reading up about that.

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MTHFR gene mutuation 3 years 1 month ago #59636

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We've had several children test positive for this gene, but for some reason, doctors don't seem to test adults very often.

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