New article “Resolve you Digestive Problems” in Essential Wellness Magazine, april-may 2014.

In Digestive Intelligence: A Holistic View of Your Second Brain, Dr. Irina Matveikova highlights what she describes as the two way relationship between our rst brain, the one in our head and the second brain, the one in the gut.

I can assure you that the relationship between the two brains, which involves the hormonal, metabolic, and emo- tional levels, is very complex and we could even call it “intel- lectual;” it is also normally quite democratic and mutually respectful.

HOW THE BRAIN AFFECTS OUR DIGESTION

Here are some examples of how the upper brain in uences our digestion and how our digestive behavior a ects our thoughts and moods: A very tense emotional situ- ation, or a state of terror or a traumatic event may make you vomit, or else provoke diarrhea or cause total indigestion.

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