Blogs: Psychosis

Can Levels of Essential Fatty Acids Predict Risk for Psychosis?

Recent studies demonstrate a critical role of fatty acids in the structure and function of the developing nervous system. Essential fatty acids (EFAs), omega-3s in particular, are an absolute requirement for a healthy brain, as they are involved in the composition of neural membranes and in the production of neurotransmitters.┬áTheir role in psychiatric and cognitive…