Intestinal infection associated with future onset of an anxiety disorder: Results of a nationally representative study.

@article{Bruch2016IntestinalIA,
  title={Intestinal infection associated with future onset of an anxiety disorder: Results of a nationally representative study.},
  author={Joseph D Bruch},
  journal={Brain, behavior, and immunity},
  year={2016},
  volume={57},
  pages={222-226}
}
Recent research involving mice suggests a possible relationship between intestinal infection and future anxiety-like behavior. However, there has been little epidemiological research showing such a connection in humans. This study uses the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) to assess longitudinally the association between intestinal infection and later… CONTINUE READING