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Bugs, Bowels, and Behavior: The Groundbreaking Story of the Gut-Brain Connection

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According to the National Institutes of Health, there are sixty to seventy million people affected by digestive diseases in the United States. The old proverb tells us “you are what you eat,” and the latest science shows that this may be truer than we even thought. Diet has a profound effect on both physical and mental health. Most of the bodys immune system is in the gut, so pathology and dysfunction in the gut and imbalanced gut flora can cause neuroinflammation and possibly even neurodegenerative disease over time.

Featuring contributions from dozens of experts on gut disorders and related physical, mental, and behavioral health, this book will fascinate you as you read about the intriguing world of bad bugs, cytokine storms, and the environment in your belly that influences your brain. From the microscopic world of Clostridium to the complex communities of biofilm, Bugs, Bowels, and Behavior emphasizes one simple fact: The gut is connected to the brain.

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Learn how digestive diseases affect your brain, body, and behavior.

About the Author

Teri Arranga is director of AutismOne, editor of The Autism File magazine, and has been an active advocate in the autism community for many years. She and her husband, Ed, live in Fullerton, California, and have two boys on the spectrum, Jarad and Ian.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781616087364
Author:
Arranga, Teri (edt)
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Author:
Arranga, Teri
Author:
Underwood, Lauren
Author:
Herbert, Martha
Author:
Viadro, Claire I.
Subject:
Nutrition
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Medicine Nutrition and Psychology
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Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20130631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Illnesses
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Nutrition
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Stomach Bowels and Bladder
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