Can Probiotics Help Your Depression? What We Know, What We Don’t

What if your psychiatrist prescribed yogurt and vegetables as an antidepressant? It may sound like alternative medicine, but researchers at the intersection of psychiatry and biochemistry think that adding certain beneficial bacteria to a person’s intestines could be the future for treating anxiety and depression. ‘It’s the first controlled experiment, to our knowledge, to show that dietary intervention can curb […]

Discussing Nutrient Formulas Without Naming Them: Who Benefits?

We thank Dr. Rebecca Carey for her essay, so well-grounded in the scientific literature on gut and brain. With respect to her personal experience with her son, we are delighted that he is doing so well. The two of us could easily submit hundreds of other personal stories that are similar, describing lives transformed by […]