By David Mittleman

Mental Illness Linked to Immune System Wellbeing

For too long we’ve assumed that mental illness is merely a symptom of the mind, and unrelated to the condition of the rest of the body. However, recent research suggests that a depressed immune system can have an effect on mental health and that mental health can also have an effect on immune system health. For example, take the last time you had a cold and were laid up in bed for several days. Usually, by the second or third day many people will feel lethargic and unable to …read more