23andme

Is 23 and Me Legit? Read This Amazing Story!

Is 23 and Me Legit?  Read This Amazing Story!

My husband has given me permission to share this story with you all.    If you have ever questioned the legitimacy of 23 and me, read the story I have written below…..   So as many of my readers well know, a couple years ago we did the 23 and me genetic test for our son […]

The Light At The End Of The Tunnel, Seems Impossible To Reach

The Light At The End Of The Tunnel, Seems Impossible To Reach

So I’m sitting here in a quiet house.  Thinking…… The husbands in his office.   The kids are both upstairs watching some TV after playing an awesome family game of “Site Word BINGO” and now I am sitting here alone, reflecting. The past two years have been such a challenge with Anthony.  I hate saying […]

Genetic Testing That Is Providing Answers to “Autism”

Genetic Testing That Is Providing Answers to “Autism”

Back in November, Dr. Catanzaro recommended that we do the Courtagen genetic test for Anthony.   Even though we had done 23 and Me 2 years ago, he thought the Courtagen test could provide us with more answers as to possible health conditions Anthony might be having.  The big question was, was everything Anthony had experienced […]

Thyroid, Antibiotics, and Blood Sugar – The Mystery Unravels

Thyroid, Antibiotics, and Blood Sugar – The Mystery Unravels

The past 3 months have been very enlightening.   Dr Catanzaro, and our new integrative pediatrician are both helping me understand what we have truly been confused about the past 2 years. So how should I sum all this up?  Because honestly, the news has blown my mind.   Thyroid and blood sugar.  Those are […]

Disclaimer: My kid is not your kid.

Disclaimer:  My kid is not your kid.

This post is based on four years of biomedical intervention experience with my own child.  I am hoping the message that I’m about to convey will help parents with their own child’s recovery.  So please don’t take what I am about to write as me being hurtful or rude.  I just want to be helpful […]

Going over 23andMe results with our BioMed Dr.

Going over 23andMe results with our BioMed Dr.

Well after waiting for what seemed like two VERY long weeks to go over this mass amount of info from Anthony’s 23andMe results.  I finally have more answers, and less questions.  =-)   Dr. Sletten isn’t so much concerned with Anthony’s one homozygeous CBS mutation.  Why?  Because Anthony’s ammonia levels on his NutrEval test show […]

Methylation, Gene Mutation, and 23andMe – Oh My!

Methylation, Gene Mutation, and 23andMe – Oh My!

Sometimes I wonder….. how much longer am I going to be falling down this darn rabbit hole?!!!? And I guess the answer would be….until I know WHY these things are happening to Anthony. I just can’t be satisfied.  I need to find out that deep down reason for why he has had to experience all […]