Wild Caught Seafood – Health Benefits and Sustainable Eating – Roxana Ehsani MS RD

Wild Caught Seafood: Health benefits and sustainable eating - Roxana Ehsani MS RD

Wild-Caught Seafood: Health Benefits and Sustainable Eating – Roxana Ehsani, MS RD Fish and seafood are excellent lean protein sources without any of the saturated fats of meat. Introducing more seafood into your diet may yield numerous health and nutrition benefits. Seafood is also better than meat as it lowers the risks of heart disease, stroke, […]

How the Gut Microbiome effects Mental Health

How the Gut Microbiome Effects Mental Health - Miryam Bloemendaal PhD

The gut-brain connection is now well-established. It’s a two-way information super-highway between your gut and your brain which is how these two organs communicate about their state and what to do next. The gut microbiome is also now understood. It’s the colony of bacteria, viruses, and micro-nutrients that inhabit your intestines and determine the state […]

Important Health Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet – Jordi Salas Salvado MD

Important Health Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet Jordi Salas MD

Clinical trials of The Mediterranean Diet show Important Health Benefits Clinical trials of the Mediterranean Diet show important health benefits – both physically and mentally. The Mediterranean Diet emphasizes vegetables, fruits, nuts and seeds, fish, some chicken, and olive oil – all foods readily available in the Mediterranean region. Dr. Jordi Salas Salvado, MD has […]

Adaptive vs Maladaptive Impulsivity – Jaanus Harro MD PhD – New Brain Nutrition

Adaptive and Maladaptive Impulsivity Jaanus Harro New Brain Nutrition

The New Brain Nutrition project, a consortium of 18 European University Hospitals, has conducted clinical research on how lifestyle and nutrition effect mental health. Jaanus Harro, MD PhD, Professor of Psychophysiology at the University of Tartu, discusses the longitudinal research (following participants from 15 years of age until 35 years) he had conducted on what […]

Why Lifestyle Intervention is Key to Mental Health

Why Lifestyle Intervention is Key for Mental Health - Josep Antoni Ramos-Quiroga MD

When we think of mental health and associated services, we usually think of various kinds of mental health therapy. We are learning however that our brain function is really a part of our body, and that many things good for the body are also good for the brain. Josep Antoni Ramos-Quiroga, MD is the Head […]