Posts Tagged "mood"

Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy May Lead to Fetal Brain Changes

Posted on Jun 20, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the April 9, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show There’s a growing and confusing group of studies looking at the effect of anti-depressants during pregnancy. Some research suggests that the drugs are linked to an increased risk of miscarriage, while other studies focus on the implications for the developing baby (including possible birth defects and an increased risk of autism), while other studies questioned such associations. So it’s not surprising that doctors and expectant moms struggle with weighing the benefits of...

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Perception of stress on health tied to real heart attack risk

Posted on Jul 10, 2013 in Cardiovascular Health, Chronic Disease, Environment, Health & Wellness, Health Optimization

It’s the thought that counts for how much stress harms our health, research suggests. Researchers in the U.K. started following 7,268 civil servants when they were 50 years old and tracked new cases of heart disease for 18 years. “We looked to see what the perceived effect of stress was on the health to the individuals in the study,” said Eric Brunner of the department of epidemiology and public health at University College London. “It seems to be a big risk if you feel your health is being messed up by stress and either you do nothing about it or you simply try to...

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