Dr. Neil Rawlins will be speaking on the MTHFR genetic defect.
Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase genetic defect is known to increase susceptibility to vascular disease, colon cancer and acute leukemia.
Rawlins' presentation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at the Doris Roberts Gallery in the Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Drive, Richland.
He will discuss the defect and the negative effects, as well as recommend nutritional protocol to alleviate symptoms.
Space is limited and pre-registration is required. To reserve a spot, call 943-8455 or register at neurologicalresource.org.