Depression is a very common illness. About 17 percent of the population will have at least one episode in their lifetime. WHO predicts that by 2030, depression will cause more disability and mortality than any other illness including cancer, cardiovascular … Read the rest
As a physician practicing in Arizona I am often asked for my thoughts on the subject of medical marijuana and whether it affects neuroinflammation. Like many physicians, I have no formal education in medical marijuana. However, I have seen the … Read the rest
Alzheimer’s Disease, perhaps the illness most feared by people as they grow older, is increasingly recognized as a neuroinflammatory condition. One of the most common causes of neuroinflammation is insulin resistance caused by excess sugar, and some have begun to … Read the rest
By now everybody knows that fat is bad for the heart and causes clogged arteries and heart attacks. Right? Not really.
Since the 80’s the government has actively promoted low fat as heart healthy. Most of us have learned to … Read the rest