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CBD – Offering Hope for Anxiety

CBD – Offering Hope for Anxiety

Anxiety has become exceedingly widespread in adult Americans. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, over 18% of American adults - 40 million people - suffer from anxiety at any given moment w...
Benefits of Probiotics for your Mood, Gut, and Immune System

Benefits of Probiotics for your Mood, Gut, and Immune System

By: The Dr. Perlmutter Team One of the most exciting developments in lifestyle science over the last decade has been the sharpening focus on the central role that our resident microbes (bacteria) play in re...
Why DHA Remains on the Supplement List

Why DHA Remains on the Supplement List

Over the past 10 years, in the various books that I have written, there has been a persistent emphasis on the importance of DHA, an omega-3, in terms of brain health. DHA represents over 90% of all the omega...
Probiotics for Mental Health

Probiotics for Mental Health

Recently, I was interviewed by the magazine Men's Health to discuss the positive benefits of probiotics and their potential applications for improving mental health and conditions like depression. I wanted t...
The Importance of Fish Oil and Probiotics in Pregnancy

The Importance of Fish Oil and Probiotics in Pregnancy

Food allergies, and a specific skin condition called eczema, are rapidly increasing in the youth population. Now, in what may be the largest study of its kind ever performed, researchers are studying a woman...
Probiotics: A New Treatment for Alzheimer’s?

Probiotics: A New Treatment for Alzheimer’s?

In Brain Maker, we looked at the relationship between the health of the gut and that of the brain, particularly as it relates to how the gut is the origin of inflammation, a cause of Alzheimer's disease, an ...
Omega-3: Krill Oil, or Fish Oil?

Omega-3: Krill Oil, or Fish Oil?

It seems like at this stage we've all come to an agreement that it's essential to have a diet that's rich in anti-inflammatory omega-3s. The problem is, when it comes to supplementation, there seems to be mu...
Important News About Antibiotics

Important News About Antibiotics

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than a quarter billion courses of antibiotics are dispensed to outpatients in America each year. That means that five out of every six ...
Acid-Blockers – Not a Free Ride

Acid-Blockers – Not a Free Ride

Stomach acid is a wonderful thing. It enhances the breakdown of our food, turns on digestive enzymes, allows us to absorb vitamin B12, and helps control pH levels for the entirety of the digestive system. A...
Fish Oil – A Terrific Lifestyle Choice

Fish Oil – A Terrific Lifestyle Choice

According to the World Health Organization, chronic degenerative conditions now represent the number one health threat globally. That means that likely for the first time in history, more humans are losing t...