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Lactofem Probiotic as Adjunct to SSRI Antidepressants May Enhance Mood & Sexual Satisfaction in Women (2024 Study)

The link between mental health and sexual function is complex and multifaceted, with depressive disorders particularly affecting individuals’ sexual satisfaction and functionality. Recent research has highlighted the potential benefits of probiotics in mitigating these impacts, especially among women undergoing treatment with Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs). A new study conducted in Iran provides promising evidence …

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Ketogenic Diet for ADHD Treatment via Gut Microbiome Modulation (2023 Study)

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a behavioral disorder commonly found in children, characterized by symptoms such as inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. Recent research has revealed a connection between gut microbiota and neuropsychiatric disorders like ADHD. A new study suggests that the ketogenic diet could provide therapeutic benefit in ADHD by modulating gut bacteria and …

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Autism, Gut Bacteria, & Probiotics for Treatment: A Complex Puzzle

Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder associated with poor social skills, deficits in verbal and non-verbal communication, and frequent engagement in repetitive behaviors.  On average, it affects boys more frequently (~5-fold) than girls and signs of the disorder become noticeable in early childhood [between ages 1 and 3].  Estimates suggest that over 21 million individuals throughout …

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