- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome:
Probiotic may ease fatigue syndrome anxiety
Taking a daily probiotic supplement appears to improve anxiety in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome, new Canadian research suggests, a finding that might one day impact how depression and other mental disorders are treated.
Waking up to the reality of chronic fatigue
In a world where most people function on a shortage of sleep, chronic fatigue syndrome is the Rodney Dangerfield of diseases – it gets no respect. And in Canada, it gets little or no money. It’s so bad that sufferers, estimated to number four million in the United States and 400,000 here, have to fund the research themselves to come up with a simple blood test just to diagnose the syndrome.
Why Are You So Tired?
What’s Causing Your Fatigue?
Sure, we all know what it feels like to be tired. But fatigue refers to a lingering tiredness that is constant and limiting. According Dr. Harris H. McIlwain, Tampa-based rheumatologist and author of The Fibromyalgia Handbook, patients who complain of fatigue feel tired even when they’ve had plenty of sleep and should feel rested.
Canada’s Top Three Killers, Are They Preventable?
Through his years of research on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia, Dr. Martin has found consistent bio-markers which can help determine years ahead of time whether or not people are susceptible to cancer, cardiovascular disease and strokes. Inflammation, Free Radicals, and Body pH are all significant factors which, when tested properly, can lead to early detection of these, and other, diseases.