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5-HTP for Depression, Anxiety & Stress – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 86

5-HTP for Depression, Anxiety & Stress – Invite Health Podcast, Episode 86

5-HTP easily enters your brain and is quickly converted into serotonin. Serotonin is known as the ‘happiness molecule’ and is a very important neurotransmitter. This is why 5-HTP has been studied for its benefit for mood and overall brain health.

New Study: Resveratrol Opens Door for Treatments for Depression & Anxiety

New Study: Resveratrol Opens Door for Treatments for Depression & Anxiety

A new study has revealed that resveratrol displays anti-stress effects by blocking the expression of an enzyme related to the control of stress in the brain.

Could Your Anxiety Be Alleviated by Regulating Gut Bacteria?

Could Your Anxiety Be Alleviated by Regulating Gut Bacteria?

Photo by Artem Kovalev on Unsplash A team of researchers from the Shanghai Mental Health Center at Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, set out to investigate if there was evidence to support improvement of anxiety symptoms by regulating intestinal microbiota, or gut bacteria. […]

Anxiety Rates At An All-Time High in the U.S.

Anxiety Rates At An All-Time High in the U.S.

Photo by Chad Madden on Unsplash According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting 40 million adults ages 18 and older, or over 18% of the population each year. And, according to […]

How Stress At Work Impairs Mental Health

How Stress At Work Impairs Mental Health

Photo by Andrew Neel on Unsplash Do you feel overwhelming stress at work? A new study published in the journal Lancet Psychiatry set out to research whether or not the intensity of a high-pressured work environment can lead to common mental health issues like anxiety […]

Could A Protein be to Blame for Anxiety and Diabetes?

Could A Protein be to Blame for Anxiety and Diabetes?

Photo by Tim Gouw on Unsplash A protein, FKBP51, has been associated with anxiety and diabetes, as it contributes to the regulation of the stress system. Diabetes Diabetes is a life-threatening disease that causes your blood sugar and triglycerides to become continuously and severely elevated. […]