These diseases are terribly stressful; I cannot imagine anything more stressful than having to cope with horrible voices and visions for decades. Not surprisingly, they also require very large doses of vitamins and minerals to repair the loss generated by the disease. This applies to schizophrenia1, infantile autism2, and the other mental disorders.
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- Parkinson's Disease
- Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorders
- Mood Disorders: Anxiety, Bipolar or Depression
1 Hoffer A: Vitamin B-3 and Schizophrenia: Discovery, Recovery, Controversy. Quarry Press, Kingston, Ont., 2000.
2 Jill James S, Cutler P, Melnyk S, Jernigan S, Janak L, Gaylor DW and Neubrander JA: Metabolic Biomarkers of Increased Oxidative Stress and Impaired Methylation Capacity in Children With Autism. Am J Clin Nutr 2004;80:1611-1617.