Depression an Allergic Reaction?

&Feel Guide pulled information together from The Guardian, Vice, and Nova that informs us of new research pertaining to depression. The news is that allergic reactions to inflammation in the body has been revealed as a cause of certain types of depression.

It’s a short read, making mention of high sugar diets, obesity, high quantities of trans fats, and other factors contributing to inflammation. Naturally there’s more to the article…

Our takeaway is summarized by this quote from the Feel Guide article:

By treating the inflammatory symptoms of depression — rather than the neurological ones — researchers and doctors are opening up an exciting new dimension in the fight against what has become a global epidemic.



News to Share brief source: Feel Guide’s article: “New Research Discovers That Depression Is An Allergic Reaction To Inflammation

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