Bill Walsh Theory of Schizophrenia

william walsh schizophrenia

This is an excellent summary of the Dr Walsh theory of #schizophrenia from Biobalance Health in Australia: Thesis 1:  Schizophrenia is #epigenetic in Nature:  A psychotic “breakdown” is usually followed by a lifetime of mental illness and misery. This often permanent change in functioning results from altered chromatin bookmarks that regulate gene expression. Since the deviant […]

Copper and Emotions

The effect of elevated total or free copper on neurotransmitters is significant. As a cofactor in the conversion of dopamine to norepinephrine, the effect of copper and emotions is profound. Dopamine is a mood enhancing, feel good neurotransmitter. And there is an important need for dopamine to convert to norepinephrine. But there needs to be a […]

What is epigenetics?

Epigenetics is the at the core of what I practice with SOP, particularly when working with balancing brain chemistry through nutritional supplemenation. What is epigenetics? Simplified it is a modification of the expression of DNA. No change in DNA, just in how the proteins are expressing themselves. This page from Zymo Research simplifies the explanation […]

ADHD Nutrient Imbalance

#adhd in children exists in about 8-9% of the general population. However as many as 35% of children are being treated with stimulants such as Ritalin in cities across the country. When out of balance nutrients and oxidative stressors are corrected, the condition may be greatly improved. The Walsh and Pfeiffer Institutes have  reviewed the labs of […]