“This is damned amazing research. Two different labs studying MS were at the same conference and found out their research goals aligned. Instead of competing, they worked together and found this out: IgA antibodies produced in the gut travel to the brain and turn off MS flare ups by shutting down neuroinflammation. More evidence that the gut brain axis is insane. Wait till you read my next article about how concussion messes with this connection.” -Jon Chung   Source: Gut Immune Cells Cut Inflammation in Multiple Sclerosis | UC San Francisco Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it

Reducing and/or eliminating the more than one billion pounds of pesticides used last year is more urgent than ever. “There is compelling evidence that exposure of pregnant women to very low levels of organophosphate pesticides is associated with lower IQs and difficulties with learning, memory or attention in their children.” Source: Leading researchers call for a ban on widely used insecticides: Use of organophosphates has lessened, but risks to early brain development still too high — ScienceDaily Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it

I began my journey into resolving the mechanism by which particular dietary components trigger her autistic traits. I realised that for people to accept and benefit from it, resolving the mechanism was vital. Without that, it simply sounds too implausible and to be honest, I can completely relate to that – I was and am an anti-snake-oil person. I have always needed evidence and understanding before I can accept something.   But what separates me from most now is that I have been humbled by what I have seen with my own eyes. I had been quite arrogant in my scientific surety of what wereRead More →