“Chemical imbalance”is a popular phrase and is way overused. But, it is an accurate description of what is happening in the brain particularly in depression.
In today’s Physician’s Fact, I talk about the chemicals in the brain, the neurotransmitters and how they function to turn on and off the switches between the nerves in your body. If these chemicals are out of balance, particularly if they are low, then you can have depression. Read today’s Physician’s Fact for more information.