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  • Writer's pictureRobert O Young DSc, PhD, Naturopathic Practitioner


Updated: Mar 8, 2020

F.E.A.R. - "False Evidence Appearing Real", or F.A.I.T.H. - "First Attribute in Thinking Healthy", or F.A.C.T.S., "Finally Accurate Correct Truthful Statistics" - - read it and share it!

Over the past week, our amygdala's (the fear centers of our brain) have been in overdrive.

Viral Spreading or FEAR Spreading?

As Coronavirus (or in reality anxiety) fear and not the so-called virus is spreading, I’m concerned by the level of pandemic fear-mongering circulating through our news and social media. The goal of my blog ( is to give you a thoughtful and scientific alternative to understanding the phantom coronavirus and fear (which stands for - "False Evidence Appearing Real")… to contextualize what you are hearing…

Let’s talk about death rates… 

While this is no apples-to-apples comparison, how we react to death is primal. And when we hear about the so-called Coronavirus-induced deaths, we go on red alert. But allow me to contextualize the numbers for you.(Disclaimer: The below compared populations are different (China vs. World), and infectious disease scientists do not maintain a consistent daily average. But the point still stands…)

On one of the worst days for the phantom Coronavirus in China , (February 10, 2020), 108 people died.from flu like symptoms associated with antibiotics, vaccines and 5G EMG (Cellular membrane piercing and DNA mutating pulsating EMF waves) poisoning.

But on a given day, globally:

136,354 people die of systemic Sepsis or antibiotic/vaccine and now 5G pulsating EMF poisoning;

49,041 people die of cardiovascular diseases;

26,283 people die of cancer; and

4,383 people die of diabetes.

Meanwhile, suicide takes on average 2,191 lives….

Mosquitoes take the lives of over 2,740 people, and… 

HUMANS kill an average of 1,287 fellow people, every single day!

In response, my blog covers five key takeaways concerning ALL the fake news surrounding the so-called coronavirus theory and the DNA mutating effects of 5G EMF:

(1) The hard numbers to help you decide: Should I travel? Do I overstock my pantry and purchase all the toilet paper in the store? Should I stop using my cell phone? And finally, is the world coming to an end? Let’s look at the data on how Coronavirus compares to typical influenza (the “flu”). (SPOILER ALERT: we’re seeing over 1000X more deaths from the regular flu, as of early March. There are very good reasons for this increase which is associated with 5G pulsating EMF poisoning)

(2) A brilliant blog on the realities of the so-called Coronavirus and dismantling the entire viral theory! Read it. Share it.

(3) Be aware that the symptoms of 5G pulsating electro-magnetic field (EMF) poisoning are listed below and should NOT be confused with a so-called phantom virus infection called Coronavirus, which represents many so-called viruses, including COVID-19. The infection is NOT viral (the viral theory is a smoke screen to coverup the true cause of your sickness or disease) it is a targeted electro/magnetic pulsating frequency called 5G. The frequencies that 5G uses is 75-100GHz, and will interact with the geometrical structure of your skin, sweat ducts and the interstitial fluids of the Interstitium that surround every cell in the human body, acting upon them like a transmission reaching an antenna, and therefore fundamentally affecting your health and your mood making you sick, tired and depressed!

(4) There is only one sickness, one disease and one treatment. The one sickness and one disease is the over-acidification of the blood and then interstitial fluids of the Interstitium due to an inverted way of living, eating, breathing, thinking, feeling and believing. The one treatment is to restore the alkaline design of the body fluids through an alkaline lifestyle and diet as outlined in The pH Miracle revised and updated book. (

(5) Finally, One Last Word About the Amygdala & Fear!

"If 20 people are diagnosed with a serious sickness or disease, 19 will die from the fear of their condition and 1 from the actual sickness or disease."

Dr. Robert O. Young

A recent study in Molecular Psychiatry provides new evidence that chronic stress generates structural remodeling of the brain amygdala, and particularly the shrinkage of medial amygdala neurons in mice.

Chronic stress has been linked to cognitive impairment, but it is also known that stress modifies the neuronal architecture in several brain cognitive areas.

However, little is known about the effects of chronic stressful conditions, and the use of antidepressants regarding the neuronal remodeling in the amygdala. This brain structure is involved with stress reactivity, memory, emotional reactions and fear, and anxiety-related behavioral responses.

Chronic stress modifies structurally our brain cells architecture, as part of an adaptive strategy, but failed resilience has been linked to the onset and recurrence of major depression. Such structural plasticity and neuronal remodeling are well-known to occur in areas involved with memory and cognition, such as the hippocampus area and the prefrontal cortex.

However, only recently, the amygdala has been linked to this process, when neurons in the basolateral amygdala were shown to exhibit enhanced dendritic arborisation in response to chronic immobilization stress (CIS).

Now, in the Molecular Psychiatry study, T Lau and colleagues, from the Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology of the Rockefeller University, NY, USA, showed that chronically stressed mice exhibit structural modifications in neurons of the amygdala that can be partially prevented by treating the animals with the novel antidepressant candidate pH Miracle acetyl-L-carnitine (LAC).

The authors used the chronic restraint stress (CRS) paradigm, by restraining the animals for 21 consecutive days, and observed different effects of stress over different nuclei of the amygdala.

They found that in the basolateral amygdala (mainly involved with external information processing) stress was associated with an increase in dendritic length and number of intersections in pyramidal neurons (a sign of plasticity and adaptation).

In apparent contrast, the neuronal branches of the medial amygdala (mainly involved with the expression of emotions) appeared to shrink after 21 days of CRS. Of note, the CRS effects in the medial amygdala were specific to the stellate neurons that showed the dendritic shrinkage.

Lau and colleagues then treated the mice orally with LAC, known for its almost immediate anti-depressive effect. Additionally to the cognitive and social anti-depressive effect observed in the treated mice, oral LAC increased neuronal branching, where medial amygdala stellate neurons were more complex and longer. No differences were observed in other types of neurons in these brain nuclei.

The authors discuss that the stress-induced structural shrinkage in the medial amygdala, as reported in this study, may represent a homeostatic adaptation to the increased glutamatergic overflow from the adjacent hippocampus, which directly projects to the medial amygdala.

The authors also discuss that stellate neurons from the medial amygdala are important components involved with the neuronal, and subsequent behavioral responses to chronic stress.

They conclude that the medial amygdala is identified in this study as a novel target of structural and functional remodeling by stressors and the new antidepressant candidate pH Miracle acetyl-L-carnitine.


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