Posts From August, 2015

Methylation and the MTHFR Mutation

Up until recently, MTHFR, short for the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase enzyme gene, was nearly unheard of. However, due to its effects on health, especially female fertility, more and more people are finding out about the MTHFR gene mutation. The MTHFR enzyme is necessary for the breakdown of folate in the body. It adds a methyl group… Read More »


Da Vinci Hysterectomy Recovery Time

A hysterectomy is a very common procedure required by many women. It is the surgical removal of the uterus which may be required due to non-cancerous tumors called fibroids, ovarian or cervical cancer, long-term pain in the pelvic region, and due to the pain and discomfort of heavy periods. Originally this was done through open… Read More »