Posts Tagged "anxiety"

Is nutritional psychiatry the future of mental health treatments?

Posted on Sep 18, 2019 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on theMarch 4, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Mental health problems are notoriously tricky to treat, with many sufferers reporting that they’ve gone through several different psychiatrists and medications before striking on something that manages their condition to at least some degree. However, it’s starting to look like seeing a conventional psychiatrist for mental health problems might be a bit like going to a cardiologist for a skin condition; an emerging specialty, nutritional...

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Diabetes and Alzheimer’s: What’s the link?

Posted on Aug 15, 2019 in Uncategorized

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on the February 18, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) New research has shown that impaired insulin signaling in the brain, often a feature of diabetes, may negatively impact cognition, mood, and metabolism — all of which are common aspects of Alzheimer’s disease. Although the conditions are seemingly independent of each other, earlier studies have found that people with type 2 diabetes are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease. However, the mechanisms behind this...

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About One In 20 American Children Have Depression Or Anxiety, Study Reveals

Posted on Jun 27, 2019 in Uncategorized

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the January 21, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Analysis of nationwide data revealed that 2.6 million American children — more than 1 in every 20 — were diagnosed with anxiety and/or depression between 2011 and 2012. According to the report, anxiety in children and adolescents increased in the United States, while depression diagnoses have remained at the same levels as previous studies. Researchers analyzed data from the nationally representative National Survey of Children’s...

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Generation panic: why is there so much anxiety among millennials?

Posted on Sep 6, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 11, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show   Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health problems and have been referred to as a “silent epidemic”. According to Mental Health Ireland, one in six people will experience a mental health issue, such as anxiety, every year with that figure steadily rising. More and more twentysomething women are struggling with anxiety and panic attacks, many undiagnosed and untreated. While boys are also affected, worldwide studies reveal that more girls are...

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Many grapple with PTSD after a cancer diagnosis

Posted on Apr 19, 2018 in Uncategorized

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the November 20, 2017  Advanced Medicine Show Many people diagnosed with a form of cancer also experience post-traumatic stress disorder, and for some, this persists and sometimes worsens with time, even after successful cancer treatment. People living with cancer sometimes develop post-traumatic stress disorder, and for some, the symptoms persist for years. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a psychological condition that develops in the aftermath of a particularly distressing event. The condition can be...

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