Tag: serotonin

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Serotonin (5-HT) may drive both schizophrenia and Alzheimer Disease (AD)

Unbeknownst to most people, psychiatry has started to make a quiet “paradigm shift” in regards to psychotic…

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Vitamin D may prevent/treat migraine in humans

Yet another chronic and debilitating condition may turn out to have a surprisingly cheap, widely available, and…

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Atherosclerosis linked to high estrogen/cortisol/serotonin, low androgens

The findings of the study are not surprising, but I wanted to post it on the blog…

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SSRI/serotonin cause heart damage/failure

The role of serotonin in fibrotic conditions is well-known in research circles but is a taboo topic…

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Elevated serotonin (5-HT) and norepinephrine (NE) drive nightmares in PTSD

More than a quarter of all military/veteran personnel are estimated to have some form/level of PTSD, regardless…

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SSRI drug use during pregnancy linked (again) to autism

I don’t think the topic needs much of an introduction. At this point, the only people who…

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Ubiquitous food dye causes inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)…by increasing serotonin

It is rare these days to get a so-called “one-two punch” study. Namely, a study that not…

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Finasteride causes gut inflammation, high serotonin, low dopamine; allopregnanolone may treat

A great new study, which goes a long way towards explaining the dreaded post-finasteride syndrome (PFS). Currently,…

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Serotonin (5-HT) drives fear and conditions such as anxiety/PTSD

Conversely, blocking 5-HT or lowering its synthesis can probably cure most fear-based conditions such as generalized anxiety…

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Blocking serotonin, promoting dopamine may reverse cardiovascular disease (CVD)

The claim in the title stems from the fact that bromocriptine – the drug used in the…