NutraTalk Blog

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Insomnia is a debilitating condition which often causes sufferers great psychological distress. Individuals who are affected very often suffer from other mental and physical health conditions, making their symptoms just that much more unmanageable. These individuals typically take more medications, consume more health care resources, are absent from work more, ...
Posted in: Research
Tagged with: energy, sleep
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Micronutrient treatments are quickly becoming recognized worldwide as an effective alternative treatment for ADHD, including other mental health conditions often accompanying ADHD, such as mood and anxiety disorders. "It could actually be a game-changer in terms of where we go forward in terms of treating children with ADHD,"...
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Previously , we have brought to your attention information about a Nutrition & Mental Health Research Fund that has been established by Bonnie J. Kaplan, PhD, Professor, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary. We were also reminded on Giving Tuesday about this special fund. Recently, Dr. Bonnie J. Kaplan, ...
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Tagged with: mental health, News
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Newshub recently published an article summarizing the positive response of 13 year old New Zealand teen Xander Steele who has used Daily Essential Nutrients to manage his ADHD symptoms. "It actually really calms me down when I feel stressed out," he comments. Xander's mother Laura discusses her son's condition.
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Dr. Julia Rucklidge, acclaimed as one of the top 8 most influential women in New Zealand for innovation , recently delivered a public lecture at the University of Calgary addressing the question, "What if nutrients could treat mental illness?" Dr. Rucklidge is a Professor of Clinical Psychology and the Director of the Mental Health and Nutrition Research Program.
Posted in: Research
Tagged with: mental health
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We recently received an exciting update from Dr. Bonnie Kaplan, an independent academic scientist who has championed micronutrient research (including Daily Essential Nutrients) for well over a decade. To assist in the continued forward movement of nutrition and mental health research, Dr. Kaplan has established two Nutrition and Mental Health funds.
Posted in: Research
Tagged with: mental health, Nutrition
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An exciting multi-center double-blind study by independent researchers comparing the effectiveness of our new, concentrated Daily Essential Nutrients and omega-3 supplements is scheduled to begin in 2016. The study will include four large groups of prison inmates,
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Here's a remarkable TEDx talk that's well worth sharing! Nutrition researcher Dr. Julia Rucklidge , a Clinical Psychologist at the University of Canterbury, NZ gives compelling evidence for the critical role of nutrition in mental health and explains why this knowledge will revolutionize the way our society treats 'mental illness'!
Posted in: Research
Tagged with: ADHD, Nutrition, PTSD
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Dr. Charles Popper was not always interested in nutrients. As Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School , he was (and still is) a prominent expert in the use of psychiatric medications. He became interested in nutrient treatments for mood disorders only ...
Posted in: Research
Tagged with: ADHD, Mood
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To assess how adults with bipolar disorder respond to micronutrients, scientists from New York University and the University of Calgary recently analyzed data from 358 adults who took formulations co-developed + by Hardy Nutritionals® founder David Hardy for 6 months or more and who regularly reported their symptoms. Overall, 82% ...
Posted in: Research
Tagged with: Mood