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Treatments for Depression

…Robin Williams earlier this summer shed light on the hidden battles we all face. Many folks suffer silently with depression, dysphoria (an emotional state marked by anxiety, depression, and restlessness), and other demons that the rest of us—even close family and friends—know nothing…

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Natural Treatments for Fibromyalgia

…meds. Some doctors don’t think fibromyalgia is a real disease, and others believe it’s merely a physical reaction to stress, depression or anxiety, which explains why antidepressants and other psychotropic drugs are often prescribed. I certainly don’t have all the answers, but I…

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Microcurrent Therapy: Pain Relief That REALLY Works

…pain (musculoskeletal, fibromyalgia, neuropathy, etc.), FSM is an effective treatment for a surprisingly wide range of conditions, including anxiety, depression, gastrointestinal complaints, and insulin resistance. The premise behind FSM, according to leading authority Dr. Carolyn McMakin, is that…

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Hope for Hepatitis C

…include, but are not limited to: flu-like symptoms, insomnia, thinning hair, muscle and joint pain, fatigue, and psychiatric problems, i.e. anxiety, depression, and intense irritability. Ribavirin has serious side effects as well, including hemolytic anemia, which is marked by the destruction of red…

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Treating Restless Leg Syndrome

…wait an hour, and see how you feel. It’s that simple. To learn more about this versatile medication, which is also effective for anxiety, depression, insomnia, tremors, and more, read Jack Dreyfus’ book The Story of a Remarkable Medicine (look for it online or call 800-810-6655 to…

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Little-Known Health Benefits of Probiotics

anxiety and depression. * Skin. The journal Gut Pathogens also published an article highlighting the links between intestinal bacteria, mood and acne. The authors note that there is an established connection between skin conditions and mood disorders (acne is associated with depression and anxiety),

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Diabesity Challenge Tip: Dealing With Holiday Stress

Stress is synonymous with the holiday season. Crowded shops, stretched budgets, and houseguests take their toll, and depression, anxiety, and emotional eating are unfortunate yet common responses. Thankfully, Mother Nature has provided something to help us get through this demanding time of…

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B-Complex Vitamins Reduce Work-Related Stress

…and harder than ever. Understandably, this means they’re being exposed to more stress and, as a result, are at increased risk of anxiety and depression. The good news is that taking B-complex vitamins can help. In a clinical trial, Australian researchers randomly divided employees into two…

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Natural Treatments for Autism

…including autism, epilepsy, ADHD, post-traumatic stress disorder, addiction, tinnitus, fibromyalgia, migraines, impulsivity, insomnia, anxiety, and depression. The studies are impressive, but the enthusiastic reactions of our patients are even more striking. Treating Autism With Nutrition Many…

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Preventing Asthma Attacks Naturally

…severe exacerbations and death; and leukotriene-modifying drugs (Singulair, Accolate, Zyflo) carry label warnings linking them with anxiety, aggression, depression, and suicide. That said, I am not suggesting you throw out your meds. Asthma is a serious condition that affects 26 million Americans,…

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ADHD Treatments That Really Work

…Wellness, we routinely use therapies that help normalize the brain’s electrical activity and are useful for treating ADHD along with depression, anxiety, addictions, memory impairment, and other neurological ailments. Treating ADHD With Dilantin Dilantin is a prescription drug commonly used…

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The Link Between Anticholinergic Drugs and Dementia

…causing memory loss and dementia aren’t the usual suspects. You’d rightly assume that medications aimed at cognitive function, depression, or anxiety might alter brain function. But most people wouldn’t think that over-the counter meds taken for hay fever or prescriptions for…

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Diabesity Challenge Tip: Stress Less, Stay Healthy

…increases circulation, reduces muscular tension, and just plain feels good. It’s impossible to experience genuine humor and feel angry, depressed, or anxious at the same time. The mere act of smiling also has benefits. You can actually change your mood by changing your body language. Smiling…

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