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6 December 2019 - MedicalXpress - Link between vitamin A and brain response in Monarch butterflies
5 December 2019 - MedicalXpress - Infant blood markers predict childhood mental health
21 November 2019 - MedicalXpress - Mothers' depression and anxiety linked to unhealthy diets for children
High-fat (Omega-6-rich, Omega-3 deficient) maternal diet can cause brain damage in the unborn child
'High-fat' (Omega-6-rich, Omega-3 deficient) maternal diet can cause life-long changes in the fetal brain
12 November 2019 - EurekAlert - Depression linked to nutrition in middle-aged and older Canadians
11 November 2019 - Psychology Today - New study suggests that anti-inflammatories can mitigate MDD symptoms
1 November 2019 - Nutraingredients - Melancholic microbiome? EU-backed project publishes recommendations for diet and mood
27 October 2019 - Psychology Today - Should We Use Food to Treat Depression?
RCT data suggests vitamin D may help elderly populations fight depression
16 October 2019 - Psychology Today - Fatty Acid Levels in the Brain
9 October 2019 - MedicalXpress - Randomized controlled trial suggests healthier diet may directly reduce depression
Studies link air pollution to mental health issues in children
How a pioneering study of child health has influenced a generation of parents
Omega-3s Recommended as Adjunctive Therapy for Major Depression
19 September 2019 - MedicalXpress - Junk food diet may predict future depression symptoms in teens
How gut bacteria negatively influences blood sugar levels
Do Nutrient Supplements Have Any Effect on Mental Disorders? World's largest review of the evidence
World's largest evidence review: Nutritional supplements for mental health
6 September 2019 - Science Daily - Study shows how serotonin and a popular anti-depressant affect the gut's microbiota
5 September 2019 - Science Daily - Gut bacteria may be linked to high blood pressure and depression
4 September 2019 - MedicalXpress - Poor oral health linked to cognitive decline, perceived stress, studies find
Brain circuit connects feeding and mood in response to stress
3 September 2019 - MedicalXpress - New insights: Dementia, risk, risk reduction, and translation into practice
Excess body fat increases the risk of depression
20 August 2019 - MedicalXpress - Low levels of vitamin D in elementary school could spell trouble in adolescence
16 August 2019 - The Conversation - No, eating chocolate won't cure depression
16 August 2019 - Science Daily - How stress can curb the desire to eat in an animal model
8 August 2019 - The Conversation - Parents’ drug, alcohol and tobacco use negatively impacts all areas of child well-being – new study
Low vitamin D levels linked to non-motor symptoms in patients with Parkinson's disease
People who eat dark chocolate less likely to be depressed
Expectant mothers can mitigate the impact of marijuana on baby's brain development - with more choline
29 July 2019 - Science Daily - Compound found in red wine opens door for new treatments for depression, anxiety
Quitting alcohol may improve mental well-being, health-related quality of life
1 July 2019 - Nutraingredients - ‘Elegant’ study deepens our understanding of how we respond to EPA & DHA omega-3s
27 June 2019 - MedicalXpress - Home remedies: Can fish oil supplements treat depression?
18 June 2019 - Healio - Add-on fish oil for depressed patients with heart disease requires further study
30 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Does eating fruit and veg help your mental health?
26 May 2019 - The Guardian - Top UK scientist urges people to take vitamin D supplements
Pediatricians should encourage fish consumption for children
20 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Adherence to Mediterranean diet and reduced risk of late-life depression
14 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Prior eating disorders linked to long-term depression risk for mothers
10 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - Dietary fats entering the brain may explain link between obesity and depression
7 May 2019 - MedicalXpress - A moody gut often accompanies depression - new study helps explain why
6 May 2019 - Science Daily - Transplanting gut bacteria alters depression-related behavior, brain inflammation in animals
29 April 2019 - Psychology Today - The Carnivore Diet for Mental Health?
Nationwide study suggests obesity as an independent risk factor for anxiety and depression in young people
No such thing as 'sugar rush' - sugar worsens mood rather than improving it
Human study suggests holistic psychological benefits of multi-strain probiotic
Psychology Today - The Brain Needs Animal Fat