Journal: Psychosomatic Medicine
Publication Date: 02/2018
Summary: Acetyl l-carnitine supplementation significantly decreases depressive symptoms compared with placebo/no intervention, while offering a comparable effect with that of established antidepressant agents with fewer adverse effects.
Journal: Journal of Affective Disorders
Publication Date: 01/2018
Summary: Vegetarian men had higher incidence of depressive symptoms in a observational database
Journal: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
Publication Date: 06/2012
Summary: In Western cultures vegetarian diet is associated with an elevated risk of mental disorders. However, there was no evidence for a causal role of vegetarian diet in the etiology of mental disorders.
Publication Date: 11/2007
Summary: 25 obese women with PCOS were randomized to a HPLC diet vs LPHC for 16 weeks. HPLC group showed a significant decrease in depression. Weight loss was equal.