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 […]

Folic Acid in the Prevention of Birth Defects

>>>GOOD MORNING, EVERYBODY. WELCOME TO THE PUBLIC HEALTH GRAND ROUNDS AT CDC. I WOULD LIKE TO EXTEND A WELCOME NOT ONLY TO THOSE OF YOU JOINING US IN THE AUDITORIUM WHICH IS A MINORITY, BUT ALL OF THOSE WATCHING US ON IPTV AND IN VISIONLAND AND THOSE OF US ACCESSING THIS SESSION THROUGH OUR INTERNET. […]

Spina Bifida: Birth Defect Affects Hispanic Children More than Others

>>>This year old loves to strut around his apartment and play with toys he is a budding Elton John and Peyton Manning look out! His mom, Marcia says she didn’t expect her son would get this far. >>DWANE: I see him walk and go sometimes I feel that the prognosis was that he would be […]

Folic Acid Benefits | Importance Of Folic Acid | Use Of Folic Acid | Vitamin B9

Folic acid is an excellent synthetic element. Folic acid is also known as Vitamin B9. Folic acid is found in folate form. If we talk about nature, folic acid is found in some natural form like… potatoes, milk, eggs, mushrooms, beans, green vegetables, bits, certain types of fruits, etc. The blood that is formed in […]

The Story of Folic Acid Fortification

Dave Erickson: Folic acid is a vitamin which can protect a developing baby from getting a serious problem that can cause difficulties walking. Spina bifida. Anencephaly. These are major birth defects that are either fatal or have serious, long-term consequences for the child. And, in contrast to polio, where you only get motor- you only […]

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, […]

6 Supplements That Might Actually Help You

♪Intro♪ Supplements are super popular. One recent survey estimates that more than half of Americans use them, and we spend billions of dollars on them each year. The truth is, though, most people don’t need any supplements, unless they’re deficient in a vitamin or mineral. And even if they are, they should probably switch up […]

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 […]