Tag: antidepressants

Study Shows: Magnesium May Work Better for Depression than Meds

Magnesium Puts Psychiatric Drugs to Shame for Depression

Magnesium instead of antidepressants?-Yes, please. Did you know that depression is one of the most widely diagnosed health problems today? Believe it or not, more than 3 million cases of depression in the US are diagnosed every year while 350 million people are believed to be affected worldwide. Antidepressants are […]

Learn Why We Need Serotonin & How to Increase it Naturally

Learn Why We Need Serotonin & How to Increase it Naturally

Serotonin is a hormone which plays a major role in almost all human behavioral processes, from our emotions, motor skills to digestion; this is a potent chemical that’s vital for our life and bodily functions. Its receptors are found in several parts of the brain and work as neurotransmitters and […]

Acupuncture may Replace Antidepressants, Researchers Claim

Acupuncture may Replace Antidepressants, Researchers Claim

Unfortunately, around 10 percent of US citizens are depressed, according to the NIH, or more than 20 million individuals. What’s more, in the last 15 years, there has been a major increase in the use of antidepressants or to be more precise, 65 percent. Knowing the side effects linked with […]

Dietary Improvements Effectively Treat Depression, Research Shows

Dietary Improvements Effectively Treat Depression, Research Shows

Unfortunately, more than 15 million American citizens have depression and according to estimates, 350 million people have depression on a global level. Though the reasons for depression are numerous and not clearly defined, the pharmaceutical industry has been developing antidepressants since the 50s and depressive individuals have been taking them […]

Turmeric: It Beats the Power of Prozac & Ibuprofen?

Turmeric: It Beats the Power of Prozac & Ibuprofen?

According to Deep Roots at Home, turmeric possesses strong anti-inflammatory, mood-boosting, and pain-relieving properties. And, it does all of these things for you without harming your health in any way. On the other hand, most of the over-the-counter meds come with serious side effects that no one would like to […]

Magnesium Treats Depression Better than Antidepressants

Magnesium Treats Depression Better than Antidepressants

 Believe it or not, nowadays, the number of people who are diagnosed with depression is 350 millions, according to Healthy Holistic Living, i.e. 5 percent of the world population. The most common conventional therapy for depression is consisted of antidepressants; however, even though they can be beneficial, they do contain […]