Your Second Brain audio interview at New Consciousness Review

Our guest, Dr. Irina Matveikova, is an internationally recognized teacher and lecturer in digestive health and functional nutrition. She speaks to us from her clinic in Barcelona, Spain, explaining what can go wrong with our digestion, why, and how to fix it. Medically trained, but with an alternative perspective, she provides a balanced and integrative [...]

Your Second Brain

Sometimes people joke about there being two brains: a female one inside the head and a male one inside the trousers. (The same comparisons are made of women’s and men’s hearts, too). If you think that I’m going to talk about this supposed second brain you’re mistaken. What I’m going to talk about is another […]

New Consciousness Review

Digestive Intelligence tells the fascinating story of how our digestive systems are the centre of our bodies’ second brain and how we think and live our emotions via our stomachs. Not impossible when you consider there is something equivalent to the size of a village football pitch hiding inside our bellies – that’s the incredible magnitude [...]

UK Press release of Digestive Intelligence

“… there is constant communication between the two brains: the one inside our skull and its brother down there in our gut. I can assure you that the relationship between the two brains, which involves hormonal, metabolic, and emotional levels, is very complex – we could even call it “intellectual”; it is also normally quite democratic and mutually respectful.” [...]