Category Archives: Mood and Behavior Disorders

Pyrrole Disorder and Depression

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Based on research by Dr William Walsh and Carl Pheiffer, among the tens of thousands of individuals tested with depression, 15% turned out positive for pyrrole disorder. Pyrrole Depression is one of the 5 Major Biotype of Depression that Dr Walsh has identified in his research.  A high incidence of Pyrrole Disorder is found in individuals […]

Hydrocortisone causes depression by lowering serotonin levels

A lot of people are prescribed cortisol or hydrocortisone for adrenal exhaustion or inflammation. Here’s a great article from Self Hacked that describes the 10 effects of cortisol. Three side effects are very relevant to health mood and wellbeing. Cortisol raises copper which causes dopamine to decrease and norepinephrine to increase- this worsens depression and […]

Natural Remedies for Mood Disorders

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Pioneers in the field of Nutrient Therapy, such as Carl Pfeiffer, MD, PhD and William J. Walsh, PhD, President of the Walsh Research Institute, have found abnormalities in methylation and elevated or reduced levels of histamines in the body to be central to many different behavioral or mood disorders, such as bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, […]

The Role of Pyrroles in Depression

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##kryptopyrrole, also known as pyroluria or mauve factor, is a condition in which elevated levels of urinary #pyrroles due to oxidative stress. It is often brought on or exacerbated by physical and emotional distress. This may be the trigger that causes one to suddenly develop an imbalance in the breakdown of hemaglobin. This leads to […]

Five Biotypes of Depression

The Five Biotypes of #depression & Advanced Nutrient Therapies with William Walsh, PhD Second Opinion Physician, David Epstein, D.O., is trained in the Walsh Protocol, developed by Dr. William J. Walsh, PhD, and committed to the natural treatment of depression, as well as other mood and behavioral disorders, thru the use of Nutrient Therapy.  It […]

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 […]