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There are numerous luminaries from around the world leading the way as we learn more about the relationship between our GUT HEALTH and OVERALL HEALTH.
We recommend and study the following experts:
Thomas Rau, MD Switzerland
Dr. Rau graduated from the University of Berne, the leading medical school in Switzerland, and is a certified Medical Doctor in both Switzerland and the United States. He began private practice over 35 years ago as a conventional physician specializing in internal medicine and rheumatology. But he soon noticed, “With classical medicine, my patients weren’t getting better.” Thus began his great mission in life – to create a new system of medicine that really did heal patients.
Driven by a relentless curiosity, Dr. Rau began studying every form of alternative medicine, beginning with the methods his patients told him, had worked for them. His travels took him all over the world, and included Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Ayurveda, homeopathy, and many other disciplines, from the most ancient to the most modern.
Dr. Rau began to combine elements of these disciplines with the legacy of Swiss medicine, a distinct medical tradition that dated back 500 years to the original Paracelsus. That gave him the theoretical understanding of the body’s powerful regulatory systems. He used this as the foundation of a comprehensive new medical theory he called “biological medicine”.
Cathy received Certification in Swiss Biological Medicine after over 10 years of study with Dr. Rau. You may attend seminars now in North America as you CLICK HERE.
Giulia Enders Germany
Giulia Enders is researching for her doctoral thesis at the Institute for Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene in Frankfurt am Main. She is a double scholarship holder of the Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Foundation. In 2012, she won the 1st prize of the Science Slam in Freiburg, Berlin and Karlsruhe, which became a YouTube hit with her talk “Darm gut Charme”. Giulia Enders lives in Mannheim and Frankfurt.
Her booked entitled “GUT” is a bestseller and sheds new light in a lighthearted way on the inner world of our digestive system. Very entertaining, stimulating and educational.
John Cyran, PhD Ireland
Bacteria in your gut can change your mind? This is what Dr. Cryan wants to bring to the forefront of modern microbiology. He is a Principal Investigator at the APC Microbiome Institute and was elected a Member of the Royal Irish Academy in 2017. He was a visiting fellow at the Dept Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Australia, which was followed by postdoctoral fellowships at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA and The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California. He spent four years at the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research in Basel Switzerland, as a LabHead prior to joining UCC in 2005. His current research is focused on understanding the interaction between brain, gut & microbiome and how it applies to stress, psychiatric and immune-related disorders at key time-windows across the lifespan. In 2017 he received a Research Mentor Award from the American Gastroenterology Association and the Tom Connor Distinguished Scientist Award from Neuroscience Ireland. He was a TEDMED speaker in 2014 and is currently President-elect of the European Behavioral Pharmacology Society.
Great YouTube about his “Granny”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vKxomLM7SVc&t=9s
Emeran Mayer, MD Germany
Dr. Mayer is a gastroenterologist and author of The Mind-Gut Connection. He was born in a small town in Bavaria where his family ran a Confectionary business since 1873. After deciding against taking over the family business, he finished Medical School at the Ludwig Maximilian’s University in Munich, completed his residency training at the Vancouver General Hospital in Vancouver, Canada before moving to Los Angeles. There he worked under the late John H. Walsh to study the role of gut brain interactions at the prestigious Center for Ulcer Research and Education and completed his specialty training in Gastroenterology at UCLA.
Robert Lustig, MD USA
A native of Brooklyn, NY, Dr. Lustig went to Stuyvesant H.S. in Manhattan, graduated from MIT in 1976, and received his M.D. from Cornell University Medical College in 1980. He completed his pediatric residency at St. Louis Children’s Hospital in 1983, and his clinical fellowship at UCSF in 1984. From there, he spent six years as a post-doctoral fellow and research associate in neuroendocrinology at The Rockefeller University. He has been a faculty member at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and the University of Tennessee, Memphis. Dr. Lustig has authored 85 peer-reviewed articles and 30 reviews. He has mentored 20 pediatric endocrine fellows, and trained numerous other allied health professionals. He provides endocrinologic support to several protocols of the Children’s Oncology Group. He is the former Chairman of the Ad hoc Obesity Task Force of the Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society, a member of the Pediatric Obesity Practice Guidelines Subcommittee of The Endocrine Society, a member of the Obesity Task Force of the Endocrine Society, a member of the Pediatric Obesity Devices Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and a member of the Steering Committee of the International Endocrine Alliance to Combat Obesity. He also consults for several childhood obesity advocacy groups. He is exposing the truth about how sugar leads to most modern diseases that are clustered into a diagnosis of METABOLIC SYNDROME.
Natasha Campbell-McBride, MD UK
Dr. Natasha is a medical doctor with two postgraduate degrees: Master of Medical Sciences in Neurology and Master of Medical Sciences in Human Nutrition.
She graduated as a medical doctor in Russia. After practising for five years as a Neurologist and three years as a Neurosurgeon she started a family and moved to the UK, where she got her second postgraduate degree in Human Nutrition. She practices in the UK as a nutritionist and not as a medical doctor.
She is well known for developing a concept of GAPS (Gut And Psychology Syndrome), which she described in her book Gut And Psychology Syndrome – Natural Treatment for Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Depression and Schizophrenia, now in its second edition. Thousands of people around the world follow the highly successful GAPS Nutritional Protocol to help themselves and their families. You can learn about GAPS on www.gaps.me and watch numerous videos of her amazing insights on YouTube.
Jordan Rubin USA
Jordan Rubin is regarded by many as the most respected and beloved natural health expert in America. His personal account of his battle and triumph over Crohn’s disease has resonated with millions around the world and is one of the most dramatic natural health stories ever told. A successful entrepreneur, New York Times best-selling author, international motivational speaker and television personality, Jordan’s message of health and wellness is a beacon to the masses who are looking for answers to help take control of their health. We appreciate Jordan’s acknowledgement of my textbook and his devotion to being of service to humanity.
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