Prediction: antibiotics will one day be seen in the same way as Thalidomide – a drug prescribed with no idea of the horrific long-term consequences.
Why such an alarmist prediction? Although antibiotics save thousands of lives every day they are also now linked some of the biggest health challenges of our age such as diabetes, obesity and cancer.
Perhaps even more frightening, antibiotics also set the stage for a ‘sick brain’ because of their connection with leaky gut and inflammation. This leads to conditions like Autism Spectrum Disorder, depression, Parkinson’s and Alzheimers. [Read More…]