The role of microbes and autoimmunity in the pathogenesis of neuropsychiatric illness.

Just a quick post to archive the article for a later reference. Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2013 Jul;25(4):488-795. doi: 10.1097/BOR.0b013e32836208de. The role of microbes and autoimmunity in the pathogenesis of neuropsychiatric illness. Hornig M. Source Department of Epidemiology, Center for Infection and Immunity, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA. mady.hornig@columbia.edu… Continue Reading


Celiac Disease linked to Schizophrenic symptoms with regression of symptoms on gluten-free diet!

A comment to one of my previous posts “Gluten free grain. Soaking is important” reminded me of an article I read a while back. It was a case report from the Department of Internal Medicine and the Departments of Nuclear Medicine and Psychiatry of Catholic University in Rome. Report covers a case of a patient with Schizophrenia, her symptoms included autistic behavior, affective flattening, hallucinations and telepathic thoughts, among… Continue Reading