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by 5828 · September 16, 2014 at 7:47 PM

I found this in our archives: The Neuroscience of the Gut: The brain is shaped by bacteria in the digestive tract That question links to a Scientific American article. The article reminds us how intimately the gut and brain are connected. The... (more)

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borofergie 0 · June 16, 2012 at 1:14 PM

Two words: "fecal transplants". I don't know anything about them. I don't want to know anything about them. I'm certainly not going to type it into google in case they show me some image results. But apparently they can help with this type of... (more)

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by 7660 · September 16, 2014 at 7:37 PM

I was really interested in reading The Second Brain by Michael Gershon, but then I worried it might be a little over my head when I read some of the reviews. Also, it was published in 1999, and surely we've learned since then? I have The Paleo... (more)

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Wcc_Kamal_Stabby_fan 0 · January 27, 2012 at 3:22 AM

This book might interest you: Gut and Psychology Syndrome: Natural Treatment for Autism, Dyspraxia, A.D.D., Dyslexia, A.D.H.D., Depression, Schizophrenia by Natasha... (more)

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by 19469 · September 16, 2014 at 7:24 PM

In his article [Food for Though][1], Jamie Fellrath reported that his own personal journey with Paleo eating led to a significant reduction in ADHD symptoms. I too have much greater levels of focus, creativity, and mental clarity through exercise... (more)

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Kathi 0 · June 03, 2011 at 9:50 AM

I have much, much more mental energy. Probably physical too, but I notice the mental aspect more. It's tough sometimes to stay with my 5 yr old since her mental capacity is on a whole other level......I noticed recently that even if I miss a... (more)

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by 9948 · September 16, 2014 at 7:23 PM

So says a Scientific American article April 19, 2011 http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=the-neuroscience-of-gut People may advise you to listen to your gut instincts: now research suggests that your gut may have more impact on your... (more)

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Anonymous_Coward 0 · May 19, 2011 at 11:25 PM

Yes. For me, every step away from the problems of modern society to a paleo or traditional approach yields a significant increase in my mental strength and endurance. You're not simply born with a level of intelligence; you can change it. Holy... (more)