Depression May Be a SYMPTOM Of Inflammation

depression may be a symptom of inflammation

Your body’s inflammatory response is a natural and beneficial process designed to protect you from infection and injury. Swelling from increased fluids protects injured areas from further harm while the body goes into overdrive to fend off bacteria, viruses, and even parasites. – The problem is that many things can trigger your inflammatory response – […]

Heal Depression Without Antidepressants

  By Dr. Peter Bongiorno, ND, LAc Depression can take away a person’s sense of self and also severely impair the quality of life of the people around them. Affecting about one out of every 10 people, the World Health Organization ranks it as the second most burdensome disease in the world, meaning that it […]

Antidepressants: Driven to Kill?

  Ever since the horrific school shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, debate has raged on both sides of the gun control issue about the failure to protect our children. Various proposals to ban assault weapons, ban large capacity magazines and eliminate gun registration “loopholes” seem to be the most politically […]

Does Back Pain Have You Feeling Depressed?

by Margaret McCraw, Ph.D. Have you been in a funk, not understanding the reason for your bad moods and lack of energy? Are you isolating yourself from others because you never know how you will feel from moment to moment? Have you noticed that friends and family members have backed away from spending time with […]