Author Archives: GaryKaplan

Could Your Depression or Anxiety Actually Be a Sign of Another Health Issue?

If you’re one of the many Americans seeking relief from depression or anxiety, you know finding a successful treatment can be difficult. In fact, studies find that as many as 40 percent of people with depression fail to respond to treatment, while just over half report even a partial response to therapy. Could it be that we’re thinking about — and therefore treating — these conditions i

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Are Hidden Allergies Destroying Your Body? A 6-Week Diet to Combat Them

When it comes to chronic pain and depression, we now know that these states — and a host of conditions that accompany them — are caused by the inflammation of microglia (immune cells) in the brain. The microglia turn on inflammation, and when they reach a tipping point, they become hyper-reactive. The slightest assault can set them off, triggering system-wide inflammation that can be difficult

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