MND: An interesting new take on the causes of depression: Interaction between the an immune system on overdrive and the brain serotonin levels would cause inflamation. The author, James Baker Md , finds proof in the fact that SSRI medicines that increases the serotonin levels fight depression.
MND:This seems like just a idea, needs studies…But,
- It so happens that the department of psychiatry of Ohio state has a study also connecting inflammation and depression , March 2007
- Also, follow the link to the article in the journal of Psychiatry, Jan 2009: Investigating the inflammatory phenotype of major depression: focus on cytokines and polyunsaturated fatty acids
MND: Possibly more than just an idea: To be followed