What are some ways to help with the blood clotting disorder abbreviated as mthfr?

MTHFR Gene mutation. If you'd like to do more reading on the health effects of mthfr gene mutation, here's a great article ... http://doccarnahan.blogspot.com/2013/10/whats-big-deal-about-methylation-update.html.
See below. Clotting disorder is not a common manifestation of this genetic disorder. Consult this site for more information. http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/gene/mthfr.

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