In today’s episode we covered:
The Brain Gut connection
The emerging area of Psychogastroenterology
The Biopsychosocial model of functional digestive disorders like Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Neuroimaging studies looking at functional digestive disorders
The Gut microbiome
The Psychological therapies shown to be helpful in managing Digestive disorders/diseases and the research behind them.
Dr Keefer’s work in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and the great work she is doing at Mt Sinai in New York and a whole lot more.
Valuable and practical information for anyone challenged by these conditions and for Doctors, specialists and other health professionals to apply in clinical practice.
A really interesting conversation.