Alan C Logan

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Major depressive disorder: probiotics may be an adjuvant therapy
    Alan C Logan
    Nutrition Research Consulting, 50 Yonkers Terrace, 8 J Yonkers, NY 10704, USA
    Med Hypotheses 64:533-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary nocturnal enuresis: omega-3 fatty acids may be of therapeutic value
    Alan C Logan
    Nutrition Research Consulting, 50 Yonkers Terrace, 8 J Yonkers, NY 10704, USA
    Med Hypotheses 64:1188-91. 2005
  3. pmc Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and mental health: from Metchnikoff to modern advances: Part I - autointoxication revisited
    Alison C Bested
    CAMNR, 775 Blithedale Avenue, Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Gut Pathog 5:5. 2013
  4. pmc Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and mental health: from Metchnikoff to modern advances: part III - convergence toward clinical trials
    Alison C Bested
    CAMNR, 775 Blithedale Avenue Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Gut Pathog 5:4. 2013
  5. pmc Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and mental health: from Metchnikoff to modern advances: Part II - contemporary contextual research
    Alison C Bested
    CAMNR, 775 Blithedale Avenue, Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Gut Pathog 5:3. 2013
  6. pmc Vis Medicatrix naturae: does nature "minister to the mind"?
    Alan C Logan
    Genuine Health, 775 East Blithedale Avenue, Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Biopsychosoc Med 6:11. 2012
  7. pmc Weight gain and psychiatric treatment: Is there a role for green tea and conjugated linoleic acid?
    Martin A Katzman
    START Clinic for the Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Toronto, Canada
    Lipids Health Dis 6:14. 2007
  8. pmc Acne vulgaris, mental health and omega-3 fatty acids: a report of cases
    Mark G Rubin
    Lasky Skin Clinic, 153 Lasky Drive, Suite 1, Beverly Hills, CA 90212, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 7:36. 2008
  9. pmc Clinical implications of lipid peroxidation in acne vulgaris: old wine in new bottles
    Whitney P Bowe
    Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 9:141. 2010
  10. pmc Acne vulgaris, probiotics and the gut-brain-skin axis - back to the future?
    Whitney P Bowe
    Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, 11203, USA
    Gut Pathog 3:1. 2011

Collaborators

  • M A Katzman
  • Francois Lesperance
  • Alison C Bested
  • Whitney P Bowe
  • Eva M Selhub
  • A Venket Rao
  • Mark G Rubin
  • John M Berardi
  • Tracey M Beaulne
  • Christina Iorio
  • Katherine Kim

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Major depressive disorder: probiotics may be an adjuvant therapy
    Alan C Logan
    Nutrition Research Consulting, 50 Yonkers Terrace, 8 J Yonkers, NY 10704, USA
    Med Hypotheses 64:533-8. 2005
    ..The effect of probiotics on systemic inflammatory cytokines and oxidative stress may ultimately lead to increased brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF). It is our contention that probiotics may be an adjuvant to standard care in MDD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary nocturnal enuresis: omega-3 fatty acids may be of therapeutic value
    Alan C Logan
    Nutrition Research Consulting, 50 Yonkers Terrace, 8 J Yonkers, NY 10704, USA
    Med Hypotheses 64:1188-91. 2005
    ..It is our contention that inadequate omega-3 intake may play a role in the lack of inhibitory input to the startle and micturition centers in PNE...
  3. pmc Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and mental health: from Metchnikoff to modern advances: Part I - autointoxication revisited
    Alison C Bested
    CAMNR, 775 Blithedale Avenue, Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Gut Pathog 5:5. 2013
    ..Historical perspectives provide a very meaningful context to the current state of the contemporary research as outlined in parts II and III...
  4. pmc Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and mental health: from Metchnikoff to modern advances: part III - convergence toward clinical trials
    Alison C Bested
    CAMNR, 775 Blithedale Avenue Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Gut Pathog 5:4. 2013
    ..With the history explored in this series, it is fair to ask if we are now on the cusp of major clinical breakthroughs, or are we merely in the quicksand of Autointoxication II?..
  5. pmc Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and mental health: from Metchnikoff to modern advances: Part II - contemporary contextual research
    Alison C Bested
    CAMNR, 775 Blithedale Avenue, Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Gut Pathog 5:3. 2013
    ..In addition, we include the context of modern dietary habits as they relate to depression, anxiety and their potential interaction with intestinal microbiota...
  6. pmc Vis Medicatrix naturae: does nature "minister to the mind"?
    Alan C Logan
    Genuine Health, 775 East Blithedale Avenue, Suite 364, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA
    Biopsychosoc Med 6:11. 2012
    ..Arthur Thomson's contention that the healing power of the nature-based environment - green space, forests and parks in particular - extends into the realm of mental health and vitality...
  7. pmc Weight gain and psychiatric treatment: Is there a role for green tea and conjugated linoleic acid?
    Martin A Katzman
    START Clinic for the Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Toronto, Canada
    Lipids Health Dis 6:14. 2007
    ..Since weight gain is a common and undesirable side-effect with psychiatric medications, our observation strongly suggests the need for controlled clinical trials using these agents...
  8. pmc Acne vulgaris, mental health and omega-3 fatty acids: a report of cases
    Mark G Rubin
    Lasky Skin Clinic, 153 Lasky Drive, Suite 1, Beverly Hills, CA 90212, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 7:36. 2008
    ..Self-administration of these nutrients may have improved inflammatory acne lesions and global aspects of well-being; the observations suggest a need for controlled trials...
  9. pmc Clinical implications of lipid peroxidation in acne vulgaris: old wine in new bottles
    Whitney P Bowe
    Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Lipids Health Dis 9:141. 2010
    ..The recent findings also suggest potential avenues of approach for the treatment of acne via specific nutrients, dietary modifications, oral and topical interventions...
  10. pmc Acne vulgaris, probiotics and the gut-brain-skin axis - back to the future?
    Whitney P Bowe
    Department of Dermatology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, 11203, USA
    Gut Pathog 3:1. 2011
    ..The intestinal microflora may also provide a twist to the developing diet and acne research. Here we provide a historical perspective to the contemporary investigations and clinical implications of the gut-brain-skin connection in acne...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chronic fatigue syndrome: lactic acid bacteria may be of therapeutic value
    Alan C Logan
    CFS FM Integrative Care Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Med Hypotheses 60:915-23. 2003
    ..It is our contention that LAB may have a therapeutic role in the treatment of CFS...
  12. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral aspects of omega-3 fatty acids: possible mechanisms and therapeutic value in major depression
    Alan C Logan
    CAM Research Consulting, 13 Stonewall Court, Mahwah New Jersey 07430, USA
    Altern Med Rev 8:410-25. 2003
    ..A novel mechanism involving omega-3 modulation of cAMP response element binding protein (CREB) and brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is proposed...
  13. pmc A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study of a probiotic in emotional symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome
    A Venket Rao
    Integrative Care Centre of Toronto, 3600 Ellesmere Road, Unit 4, Toronto, Ontario M1C 4Y8, Canada
    Gut Pathog 1:6. 2009
    ..01). These results lend further support to the presence of a gut-brain interface, one that may be mediated by microbes that reside or pass through the intestinal tract...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat, fiber, and acne vulgaris
    Alan C Logan
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:1092-3. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Omega-3, omega-6 and psoriasis: a different view
    Alan C Logan
    Int J Dermatol 44:527-8; author reply 528-9. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Omega-3 fatty acids and acne
    Alan C Logan
    Arch Dermatol 139:941-2; author reply 942-3. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint Omega-3 and depression research: hold the olive oil
    Alan C Logan
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 72:441. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use and fibromyalgia
    Alan C Logan
    Arthritis Rheum 47:456. 2002