The Top 7 Articles on the Mind, the Brain and the Gut of 2015

Articles on the Mind

If you need an extra reminder to how your gut and microbiome are directly connected to how the brain and mind functions, read these most popular articles from 2015.

  • Harvard Neuroscientist: Meditation Not Only Reduces Stress, Here’s How It Changes Your Brain
  • What happens when you put a Buddhist monk in an MRI machine….What compassion does to the brain.
  • The health benefits of yoga are very real. But few understand how it affects the mind.
  • Science Says Your “Gut Feeling” Isn’t a Metaphor
  • When Gut Bacteria Changes Brain Function. Some researchers believe the microbiome plays a role in regulating how people think and feel.
  • The Infant Gut Microbiome: New Studies on Its Origins and How It’s Knocked Out of Balance
  • Parkinson’s May Begin in Gut and Spread to the Brain Via the Vagus Nerve
  • That we contain more microbes than human cells is one of the most fascinating things I’ve learned this year! The connection between the brain and the gut could cause a paradigm shift in the way we treat mental illness. Thanks for compiling these articles — I can’t wait to read them.