A bone-marrow transplant treated a patient’s leukemia — and his delusions, too. Some doctors think they know why.
— Read on www.nytimes.com/2018/09/29/opinion/sunday/schizophrenia-psychiatric-disorders-immune-system.html
This is quite amazing! And yet more evidence that the immune system is involved in mental illness. So much evidence in this article, like when a cancer patient received a bone marrow transplant from a brother who had schizophrenia, he became schizophrenic as well!
Inhaled Version of Blood Pressure Drug Shows Promise in Treating Anxiety, Pain | Technology Networks
— Read on www.technologynetworks.com/neuroscience/news/inhaled-version-of-blood-pressure-drug-shows-promise-in-treating-anxiety-pain-309437
Hopefully, a new treatment for anxiety!
New Molecule Capable of Halting and Reverting Neurodegeneration Caused by Parkinson’s Disease | Technology Networks
— Read on www.technologynetworks.com/neuroscience/news/new-molecule-capable-of-halting-and-reverting-neurodegeneration-caused-by-parkinsons-disease-309979
Wow! This is amazing! A “small SynuClean-D molecule interrupts the formation of the alpha-synuclein amyloid fibres responsible for the onset of Parkinson’s disease, and reverts the neurodegeneration” !!!
Bioidentical hormones are promoted as being safer than FDA-approved postmenopausal hormones, but their production is not regulated and their claims of effectiveness…
— Read on www.health.harvard.edu/womens-health/bioidentical-hormones-help-or-hype
Although this isn’t explicitly about mental illness, it is about menopause during which, sometimes mental illness symptoms arise and it is about the treatment for menopause, bioidentical hormones. It explains the difference between synthetic hormones and bioidentical hormones. I’ve been pretty confused about this issue and this article cleared up a few things for me. Read on!
Vitamin D: a pseudo-vitamin for a pseudo-disease – Forex Ultimate Guide
— Read on forexultimateguide.com/archives/6399
Ummmm I’m on 50,000 units per week because of my low levels. This article has me thinking that might not be such a good idea. Especially because according to research cited in this article, you can actually get fractures if you take too much vitamin D!!!
Research Suggests Schizophrenia is an Extreme Version of a Common Personality Type – Neuroscience News
— Read on www.google.com/amp/s/neurosciencenews.com/schizophrenia-personality-type-9881/amp/