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By Dr. Kelly Brogan

 

Vitamin B12 deficiency is closely linked to brain health. When a patient has overt serologic evidence of deficiency (in blood) and/or they respond to treatment, we must ask how they became deficient in the first place. Here are some considerations:

 

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A new study has found that vitamin D deficiency is associated with a substantially increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in older people.

 

An international team, led by Dr David Llewellyn at the University of Continue reading »

 

By Dr. Benjamin I. Brown

 

Organophosphate pesticides are ever-present in our environment, especially in our food.

 

These pesticides are linked to health problems in children and several important chronic diseases in adults. New research has shown that eating organic can help reduce Continue reading »

 

When it comes to tick infections, Lyme disease is the most well-known.

 

But this challenging infection is just one of the multiple infections that ticks often carry. Continue reading »

 


By Dr. Kelly Brogan

 

There is more and more evidence of the neuroprotective effects of curcumin.

 

In an animal model of depression, researchers explored possible antidepressant mechanisms Continue reading »

 

By Dr. Ronald Hoffman

 

A new study from the Cleveland Clinic has revealed that 99.6 percent of Alzheimer’s drug trials are unsuccessful.

 

Of 244 drugs tested from 2002 to 2012, only one drug was a success—and a very partial one at that, with only temporary small benefits. Continue reading »