Antibiotics Found Effective in Schizophrenia

A controlled clinical trial was just published in the psychiatric literature, showing that minocycline is effective in treating negative symptoms in early phase schizophrenia. Tetracyclines like minocycyline also treat infections, including Lyme and associated tick-borne disorders. Is Lyme disease a possible underlying cause of psychosis in the general population?

Three Essential Points of Meditation

Insight meditation allows us to deal with disturbing emotions in a fresh way and helps transform our experience. When we look directly at thoughts, emotions, and the mind itself with this technique, and see their "empty clear nature", it helps to liberate us from our conditioned experience.

Meditation and Mindfulness: Part I, Calm Abiding Meditation

Meditation has been proven to have scientific health benefits which can assist us with our healing and maintaining a sense of well-being. Working with the mind and learning to find peace in the midst of pain and suffering is a useful tool to possess when dealing with stress, anxiety, depression, and significant illness.

Are ADHD and Dementia Preventable Diseases?

ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and dementia all share one common denominator in the scientific literature: they can all be triggered by exposure to environmental toxins.

Are Your Fibromyalgia Symptoms Due to Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease is the number one vector borne spreading epidemic worldwide, and mimics common diseases such as Fibromyalgia (FM), Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (myalgic encephalomyelitis), autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis and MS, as well as psychiatric conditions such as depression and anxiety.

Psychobiotics for the Psyche

Different types of bacteria in our gastrointestinal tract produce brain altering chemicals. Altering these bacteria may provide new therapeutic avenues to reduce inflammation in the body and improve our mood and wellbeing.

Are My Anxiety and Depression Due to Lyme Disease?

Lyme disease is known as “the great imitator” and is spreading worldwide in epidemic proportions, mimicking every known medical condition seen in a doctor’s office.