Toxins, Stress & Trauma: The Nervous System Trifecta
What do sexual dysfunction, mental disorders and decreased immunity all have in common? The root causes of all three can be traced back to the nervous system. The nervous system is the master control center of the entire body, affecting every cell in the body.
So, what is the nervous system exactly? In short, it consists of the brain, spinal cord and all of the nerves that control every voluntary and involuntary action in the body. From the cardiovascular and circulatory systems to the musculoskeletal and immune systems, the nervous system plays an integral role in the function and maintenance of the body.
The cells of our nervous systems use up to 25% of the total calories we consume! When you consider the brain alone has over 100 billion neurons, nervous system cells, that number isn’t surprising.
Damage to the nervous system can occur from a variety of causes including exposure to toxins, physical trauma, and even mental conditions can trigger dysfunction. However, a healthy lifestyle can help prevent and reduce the risk of developing issues in the nervous system.
Toxins are a major cause of dysfunction within the nervous system, whether environmental such as