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Old February 6th, 2008, 08:14 PM   #6
darian moone
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Originally Posted by happylynngilmer
Do you like the book? Er, should I say, is it helpful? I just looked it up on half and it's only $2! I think I might get it...

To be honest, it seems as though he's over simplifying the depths that depression can go to, although I think it's got some good advice. I'm not finished with it so I can't give it a complete review, but what I've gathered so far is that he's recommending no sugar, no refined starches, B complex, magnesium, calcium, fish oil, 5htp, eating foods that raise seratonin levels such as turkey, almonds, eggs, chicken, soybeans and milk products. I flipped ahead and can see there's stuff coming up on excerise and rest.

At the price I'd say it's worth the read even if just to gain the nutritional/lifestyle changes he recommends. Even if nothing else is followed, surely good nutritional and physical support can only help.
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