Tag Archives: Brain Nutrients

A Fit Brain For Life – Part One: It Is Not Worrying About Brain Health

Majid Ali, M.D. How can I have a fit brain for life? I must admit I never asked this question until now. I suppose it is so because this question does not seem important for me. Is this ignorance? Is it arrogance? Plain stupidity? Or some psychiatric manifestation of a floundering mind ? Hardly a working day goes by that

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Is Your Anxiety in Reality Sympathetic-Parasympathetic Imbalance?

Majid Ali, M.D. Anxiety Is One of Dysautonomia’s Many Faces. Anxiety is a state of suffering that is hard to describe in words that seems appropriate. No two people suffer from anxiety in the same way. Dysautonomia is dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system. Its main functions are divided into two subsystems of sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems. Imbalance between

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What Might Catfish Befuddled by Excess Acidity Teach About Attention Deficit in Class Rooms?

    The Larger the Sugar Intake, the Greater the Body Burden of Acidity Majid Ali, M.D. We live in age of excess acidity in our foods, our environment, and toxic thoughts. Yes, toxic thoughts do cause excess acidity not only in muscles but also in brain cells. Even subtle changes in cellular acidity affect cellular function. We live in

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What Can Robins Lost in Flight Teach About Children Lost in Classrooms?

  What Can Robins Lost in Flight Teach About Children Lost in Classrooms? Who Do You Listen to – and Why? Majid Ali, M.D. Electromagnetic noise is emitted everywhere humans use electronic devices. For decades, it has been hotly debated whether man-made electric and magnetic fields affect biological processes, including human health. So far, no putative effect of anthropogenic electromagnetic

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I Predict Autism Epidemics in China and India

                                                                      Majid Ali, M.D.                                                            Toxic Womb State Series     I predict an epidemic of autism in China within the next ten to fifteen years. I also predict an autism epidemic of autism in India of a lesser magnitude. Autism is essentially rooted in the Toxic Womb State, a condition which I described some years ago. I base my predictions about

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Lithium Is A Brain Nutrient Series – Part Three

                                                         Lithium, Depression, Prof. Krusei, and Me                                                      Majid Ali, M.D. I dedicate this series on lithium as a brain nutrient to Prof. Oscar Krusei, a physician true to his calling. He served on the faculty of Columbia University, New York, and Capital University of Integrative Medicine, Washington, D.C. He deeply and passionately cared for his patient in Morristown

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Lithium Is A Brain Nutrient Series – Part Two: How Lithium’s Benefits Were Discovered

                                                             Majid Ali, M.D. In 1970s, animals living in areas with minimal amounts of lithium in the drinking water supply were found to have higher mortality rates, as well as abnormalities of reproduction and behavior. This was not the first time professionals who cared for animals proved to be more nutritional enlightened than doctors. In 1990, a study

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The Oxygen Model of Mental Health and Disorders

                                                                                   Majid Ali, M.D.  I proposed my Oxygen Model of Mental Health and Disorder as an extension of my Oxygen Model of Health and Disease. It is a unifying model that explains all aspects of mental health and mental disorders—causes, clinical course, consequences, and control—on the basis of impaired oxygen signaling, diminished oxygen’s detergent functions, and interrupted oxygen’s cellular

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