Antidepressants in Bipolar Disorder PsychEducation.org (home) Antidepressants in Bipolar Disorder: The Controversies[Updated 2/2014 with ISBD review. Controversy 3 updated in September 2009; all else is older. Reviewed for accuracy in October 2012] How Sitting For Long Periods Is Killing You & Sabotaging Your Health – Collective Evolution We're creating a positive news network. We need your help. This goes out to all students, writers, office assistants, computer techs, dental hygienists, communication specialists and more, it’s time we have a serious talk about the health impacts of prolonged sitting. That’s right, many are suggesting sitting is the new smoking, and too much of this sedentary action is causing us serious health problems. About 80% of jobs today exclude any level of physical exertion, meaning 80% of people are spending on average anywhere from 5-10 hours a day sitting for prolonged periods of time.
Social Anxiety Disorder and Social Phobia: Symptoms, Self-Help, and Treatment What is social anxiety disorder / social phobia? Matthew’s story Matthew skipped class today. It’s the first day of the new semester, and he’s afraid that the professor will go around the class and have the students introduce themselves. He knows it shouldn’t be a big deal, but it really stresses him out. Heal Your Organs With the Secret Powers of Fruits and Veggies. ~ David Kovacs You may not see what your organs are doing all day long, but you know they’re important. When one starts to have problems, there’s a very real risk that your entire body will be impacted. Do your organs a favor and drink fresh juice every day! Why fresh juice? Check out some of the amazing things your fresh juices can do:
A Systematic Review of Comparative Efficacy of Treatments and Controls for Depression Abstract Background Although previous meta-analyses have examined effects of antidepressants, psychotherapy, and alternative therapies for depression, the efficacy of these treatments alone and in combination has not been systematically compared. Forget Prozac - Try Probiotics to Ease Anxiety, Curb Depression and Elevate Mood By Carolanne Wright Contributing Writer for Wake Up World Could eating yogurt be a replacement for antidepressants? Two Popular Foods May Turn Immune System Against Brain Sayer Ji, GreenMedInfoWaking Times A new study published in the open access journal Nutrients titled, “The Prevalence of Antibodies against Wheat and Milk Proteins in Blood Donors and Their Contribution to Neuroimmune Reactivities,” implicates two of the Western world’s most popular foods in various forms of immune-mediated brain damage and dysfunction, including gluten ataxia and multiple sclerosis. A group of U.S. researchers set out to ascertain the presence of IgG, IgM, and IgA antibodies against wheat and milk, in 400 blood samples, from 181 males and 219 female donors of mixed ancestry. Because wheat and milk antibodies have been found in elevated concentrations in various neuroimmune disorders, the researchers measured the co-occurrence of their antibodies against the following brain proteins: GAD-65 (Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase)Cerebellar peptidesMBP (myelin basic protein)MOG (myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein) The results were reported in the study abstract as follows:
3 Herbs That Are More Effective Than NSAIDs If you take NSAIDs for aches and pains on a daily basis you need to be aware of the risks associated with these seemingly innocuous over-the-counter medications. The term NSAID is an acronym for a class of drugs known as “non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs”. This anti-inflammatory and analgesic (pain killing) drug class includes over the counter medications such as aleve, motrin, advil and aspirin. Another Reason Why Wheat and GMOs Can Destroy Your Health Sayer Ji, GreenMedInfoWaking Times A new study indicates that wheat contributes to the growth of pathogenic bacteria in our gut, adding to growing concern that GMO foods are doing the same. A new study published in FEMS Microbiology Ecology titled, “Diversity of the cultivable human gut microbiome involved in gluten metabolism: isolation of microorganisms with potential interest for coeliac disease,” has revealed something remarkable about the human gut bacteria (microbiome). Some of the extremely hard to digest proteins in wheat colloquially known as “gluten” (there are actually over 23,000 identified in the wheat proteome) were found metabolizable through a 94 strains of bacterial species isolated from the human gut (via fecal sampling).
Dandelion Weed Can Boost Your Immune System And Cure Cancer Dandelion has been used medicinally since ancient times for its various health benefits. However, the most powerful benefit to come out of this common weed is something that medical researchers are super excited to have "discovered" - which is its potential to cure cancer! proverbsthirtyonewoman.blogspot.com This potent root builds up blood and immune system- cures prostate, lung, and other cancers better than chemotherapy. According to Dr.
The Forgotten Organ – Your Microbiota Dr. MercolaWaking Times Researchers are increasingly starting to recognize gut microbiota as one of your unappreciated “organs.”1 It may be even more apt to view your body as a “super organism” composed of symbiotic microorganisms, as proposed in the video below.