Every day we see more and more evidence that what and how we eat affects not just our general health, but the health of our brains as well. For patients challenged by the effects of a neurological disorder, nutritional oversight is an especially important part of our integrative “toolkit” and one that can make a big difference in the short and long term.
Much has been explored regarding the important connection that exists between our gut and our brain. A robust gut microbiome, comprised of all our body’s organisms and their collective genetic material, is critical to our overall health. But, did you know that many neurological diseases may first present with certain gastrointestinal-related symptoms?