NEUROTRANSMITTERS are the brain chemicals that relay signals between nerve cells, telling your heart to beat, your lungs to breathe, and your stomach to digest. They can also affect sleep, mood, weight, and concentration. And when they get out of balance, bad things can happen. That can be caused by stress, poor diet, alcohol, caffeine, drugs, neurotoxins, and genetic predisposition.
There are two kinds of neurotransmitters – INHIBITORY and EXCITATORY. Excitatory neurotransmitters stimulate the brain. Inhibitory neurotransmitters calm the brain and help create balance. [Read more…] about 5 Reasons to consider neurotransmitter testing