What EVERYONE Should Be Doing About Methylation | Chris Masterjohn Lite #73

Here are five things that everyone should be doing about methylation. Hi. I’m Dr. Chris Masterjohn of chrismasterjohnphd.com. And this is Chris Masterjohn Lite, where the name of the game is “Details? Shmeetails. Just tell me what works!” There’s a lot of information out there including information that I’ve put out that’s about specific polymorphisms, […]

Diabetic Retinopathy, AREDS, Methylation, and a Simple Supplement Method

So again back to methylation and ZDoggMD I don’t get any of my prevention stuff from him he’s an intensivist and actually there’s only a couple of his songs that I thought were somewhat entertaining I don’t watch it very much but I noticed again he said like many docs MTHFR is not real methylations […]

Selenium & B-Vitamin Shown to Reduce Colon Cancer Risk

Selenium & B-Vitamin Shown to Reduce Colon Cancer Risk Hi, I am Dr. James Meschino. I want to tell you about a study here in 2009; that was very impressive. It showed that people that had higher intake levels of the mineral selenium and the B vitamin folic acid was associated with a fifty percent […]

Folate deficiency – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Folate deficiency is a clinical condition that occurs because of low level of folate or folic acid in the […]

Folate Deficiency – Is this only for Young Women?

So folic acid. Folate. Those concerns are basically for women of childbearing age, right? Well, yes, it is important for women of childbearing age. So why isn’t it important for viewers of this channel? Well, what most people don’t know is that middle-aged and especially older 65 and above we tend to lose a thing […]

5 Proven Benefits of Vitamin B9 (Folate, Folic Acid)

Folic acid, also known as folate, folacin, or vitamin B9, is a recommended supplement for pregnant women. But, did you know that folic acid is also important for the heart and Alzheimer’s prevention? Folate is something necessary for many bodily functions, such as the synthesis and repair of DNA, cellular growth and division, protein production, […]

Folate 101: (Deficiency, Folic Acid vs Methylfolate, & Methylation)

Methylfolate or folic acid. They’re very different. We’ll talk about that a little bit later. But did you know that these have links to alcohol use? Neural tube defects, you may know neural tube defects as spina bifida, a serious condition of birth. Over 80 countries mandate use of it to prevent that. It also […]

10 Signs of Folate Deficiency: Do You Have Any of Them?

Most people tend to think of folate deficiency as something for younger people. It’s clearly something to be concerned about for women of childbearing age. Actually, 80 countries require supplementation with folate or folic acid. The reason: to prevent spina bifida and other birth defects. That’s a huge issue, but it’s also important for young […]

Fertility and Pregnancy: Extra helpings – Ep 1. Part of the ‘Food as Medicine’ online course series

MELISSA ADAMSKI: Hi. We’re here to discuss food, fertility, and pregnancy, and some of the common questions that we see in practise. So firstly, a common question is, can women get enough folate alone through their diet for their pregnancy recommendations? CHRISTIE BENNETT: So this is a really common question in practise. And I guess […]