Your Genes and Fertility

[WEBINAR] Is MTHFR Affecting Your Fertility?

by Nita Ewald on September 13, 2017

Could it be the reason you can’t fall pregnant? The MTHFR gene is crucial for the metabolism of your active folate. As everyone knows, folate is essential for the development of the baby. It helps to prevent disorders like cleft clip, cleft palate, spina bifida, and tongue tie. However, did you know that many women […]

Do you want to bring a healthy, vibrant bundle of joy into your life? More than anything? Yet you can’t seem to conceive or carry to term, or deliver a healthy, happy baby? You should know three things: 1. You’re not alone (I’ve been there, and I’ve helped 1000’s of women understand the truth about […]

Why You Should Ditch Your Folic Acid

by Nita Ewald on February 16, 2017

I published a video about folic acid vs folate on Facebook (PathToFertility) last week and it received so much attention. I also participated as a speaker at the Integrative Fertility Masterclass last Saturday, Feb 11 and questions about folic acid were raised at the Q and A session. I wanted to write an article to explain further. Folic […]

It’s been nearly two years since my first blog about the MTHFR gene mutation and its effects on an important biochemical process that continually takes place in our bodies: Methylation. Methylation is weakened or disrupted in people who have a gene mutation known as MTHFR which is more common than people realize. 40% of the […]

What You Should Know About Your DNA:

by Nita Ewald on December 20, 2014

  Gene expression — its effects on health, fertility and your child Genetic research has uncovered some amazing new facts about our genes and gene mutation. Did you know that genetic factors can influence genes in ways that significantly affect our health? This month’s blog shares important research findings about gene mutation and what it […]