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Your Mighty Moody Microbiome – Part 9
Zombie Gut Bugs – Can You Eat Your Way out of a “Microbiome Depression”?

Exciting new research suggests sometime in the not-too-distant-future, depression and other mental illnesses could be targeted and treated not in the brain… but in the gut

The DNA of Emotional Health – Part 6
Fatty Arteries Make Skinny, Shrinking Brains

One of the greatest sources of regret stems from arriving at a crucial, life-changing understanding when it’s too late to do anything about it.

“Will I Lose my Mind Someday?”
How APOE, ABCA7 and LRP1 Genes Can Predict the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease—And What You can Do About It – Part 1

Alzheimer’s accounts for approximately 70% of all cases of dementia in the United States. According to the Alzheimer’s Association nearly 5.4 million Americans are currently living with the disease and the biggest risk factor is advanced age (60 or older).

The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow…

As the seasons begin to change, we begin to adapt. For example, the type of clothes we wear, the PJs we...

Genetic Testing Improves Patients’ Lives Through Precision Medicine

The Genecept™ Assay is a remarkable technologic advance that has significantly improved our ability to successfully treat patients. At Potomac Psychiatry...