Antihistamines raise risk of Alheimer’s – What can we do if we take antihistamines?

by | Mar 04, 2020 | Inflammation, Science, Uncategorized, Vagus Nerve

Antihistamines raise risk of Alheimer’s – What can we do if we take antihistamines? By Dr. Diana Driscoll Acetylcholine Acetylcholine is the neurotransmitter used by the brain for cognition and short-term memory. Boosting acetylcholine levels is an effective (and FDA approved) method of treating dementia/Alzheimer’s. We must have optimal levels of acetylcholine to maximize our brain health. Some of us need antihistamines, and...

Athletes and the Vagus Nerve

by | Aug 08, 2019 | Inflammation, Low Acetylcholine, Science, Uncategorized, Vagus Nerve

Athletes and the Vagus Nerve By Dr. Diana Driscoll Exercise is so good for us! It promotes circulation, improves cardiovascular health, helps muscle, bone and joint disease, helps with metabolic disorders and weight control, and even improves psychological well-being. Studies show that regular exercise dramatically decreases the risk of mortality and can improve symptoms...

Top Symptoms Of Low Acetylcholine

by | Mar 29, 2019 | Low Acetylcholine, Science

Top Symptoms Of Low Acetylcholine By Dr. Diana Driscoll What is Acetylcholine? Acetylcholine is a neurotransmitter — a chemical messenger that allows your nerves to communicate with each other and with our organs. It is important to identify the symptoms of low acetylcholine because acetylcholine is our most common neurotransmitter and is used throughout...

What Is The Vagus Nerve?

by | Mar 04, 2019 | Science, Vagus Nerve

What Is The Vagus Nerve? By Dr. Diana Driscoll The vagus nerve is the longest cranial nerve in the body and regulates both the heart and the digestive tract. Although spoken of as if it is one nerve, the vagus nerve actually includes both a right and left vagus nerve. It is the “major...

Maximize Your Tear Production By Supporting Your Parasympathetic Nervous System!

by | Mar 04, 2019 | Dry Eye, Science

Maximize Your Tear Production By Supporting Your Parasympathetic Nervous System! By Dr. Diana Driscoll Have you tried everything to keep your eyes moist? Eye drops, eye ointments, and even punctal plugs boost moisture or try to retain moisture, but they do not address the underlying causes of low tear production. Therefore, these products are limited in what they can...