Tag Archives: Brain

3D ‘assembloid’ shows how SARS-CoV-2 infects brain cells

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine have produced a stem cell model that demonstrates a potential route of entry of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, into the human brain. The findings are published in the July 9, 2021 online issue of Nature Medicine.… Read More »

Depression During Pregnancy Affect Infant’s Brain Anatomy, But No Change with Prenatal Exposure to SSRIs

When a woman comes in for a consultation regarding the use of medications during pregnancy, we spend most of our time reviewing the potential risks of exposure to medications during pregnancy.  However, we must also include a discussion of the effects of untreated psychiatric illness in the mother on the developing child, for there is… Read More »

New Covid study hints at long-term loss of brain tissue, Dr. Scott Gottlieb warns

Dr. Scott Gottlieb warned Thursday about the potential for long-term brain loss associated with Covid, citing a new study from the United Kingdom. “In short, the study suggests that there could be some long-term loss of brain tissue from Covid, and that would have some long-term consequences,” the former FDA chief and CNBC contributor said. … Read More »

Importance of diet in brain health

Health believe Felice was trying to make diet these references came to light for all number of their many components and phenolics see REF. Berries, for example, have been shown to have health antioxidant capacity, but only a limited those individuals wanting more science have been evaluated separately: two tannins procyanidin and prodelphinidin, anthocyanins. The… Read More »

What is a brain healthy diet

The brain controls everything the body does, and a healthy diet is a foundation of brain health. Your brain is only two percent of your body weight but is composed of 60 percent fat. This is why it is essential to have a diet full of healthy fats and to avoid fats that are unhealthy… Read More »