Obesity is an independent risk factor for depression

Obesity is an independent risk factor for depression

October 29, 2021
Summary: Metabolic disorders and depression are widespread. It is a well-established fact that obesity increases the risk of metabolic diseases like diabetes or cardiovascular conditions. Further, studies show that obesity also considerably increases the risk of depression. Although the relationship between obesity and metabolic disorders…

The gut has a greater say in brain health than thought earlier

The gut has a greater say in brain health than thought earlier

October 27, 2021
Summary: There is mounting evidence that the gut-brain axis plays a broader role in health. It also appears to have much influence on the brain health. The gut has more neurons than the spinal cord, producing numerous hormones, neurohormones, and neuropeptides. The gut produces 95%…