Low levels of IgG in MS patients.
This recent study showed that patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) have reduced IgG levels, while prior studies also showed a link to other types of autoimmune diseases and similar low IgG levels. We need to ask why this matters and why does this occur? And just as important, what can we do with this new information to positively impact our treatment approaches?
Mold is bad news for the brain.
In a recent journal published in Brain, Behavior and Immunity* we can truly see how mold is bad news for the brain. In this study they dripped Stachybotrys fungi into the nose of rats (can’t imagine having this job!) and found within a short period of time hippocampal immune activation, decreased memory and striking anxiety and as well reduced levels of dopamine .
by Suzanne Gazda M.D.