The World Health Organization reports that half of mental health conditions begin by age 14 and they often go undetected and untreated.
Why? My thought is that parents are unaware of how the microbiome and mindset are key to eradicating depression and anxiety. Instead, I believe that too many think that depression and anxiety are like any other lifetime illness: if you have it, just do the best you can to deal with it.
“Dealing” with it usually ends up with a person losing all hope and desire to move forward. Let’s set the next generation up for success by learning how to support a healthy microbiome and mindset…and then doing what it takes to make it actually happen!