Sometimes, pharmaceutical companies and their doctorly friends collectively make a bold move that shows their hand. Usually, this is in the form of indiscriminately and categorically broadening the eligible candidates for the suddenly lifesaving benefits of a pre-existing product. Recent changes in guidelines put forth by the American Heart Association and the American College of […]
These days, many women embark on conception and pregnancy, apprehensive about the potential for postpartum depression or anxiety to descend upon them in those early, new baby months. Since the characterization and treatment of postpartum anxiety, depression, and psychosis remains largely incomplete, prevention is where it’s at. A recent retrospective study found that having a […]
After you read this, you’ll want to know more including the how’s and why’s of a gluten-free lifestyle. Don’t miss the world’s first Gluten Free Summit, a FREE, ONLINE event taking place from November 11-17, 2013, that gathers 29 of the world’s experts and opinion leaders to discuss the topics of gluten-related disorders, nutrition and healthy […]
A discussion of the little known risks of oral contraceptives, particularly for those with anxiety and depression.
So, what got me so into Functional Medicine? About 9 months after the birth of my first daughter, I was 7.5 months back to work at the hospital and in my private practice. I was long back to my prepregnancy weight and loving motherhood, but I locked myself out of my office on several occasions, and had to, […]
How inflammatory foods can affect your brain and lead to depression and anxiety.