The Psychobiotic Revolution: Mood, Food, And The New Science Of The Gut-brain Connection by Scott C. AndersonThe Psychobiotic Revolution: Mood, Food, And The New Science Of The Gut-brain Connection by Scott C. Anderson

The Psychobiotic Revolution: Mood, Food, And The New Science Of The Gut-brain Connection

byScott C. Anderson, John F. Cryan, Ted Dinan

Hardcover | November 7, 2017

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Written by the leading researchers in the field, this information-rich guide to improving your mood explains how gut health drives psychological well-being, and how depression and anxiety can be relieved by adjusting your intestinal bacteria.

This groundbreaking book explains the revolutionary new science of psychobiotics and the discovery that your brain health and state of mind are intimately connected to your microbiome, that four-pound population of microbes living inside your intestines. Leading medical researchers John F. Cryan and Ted Dinan, working with veteran journalist Scott C. Anderson, explain how common mental health problems, particularly depression and anxiety, can be improved by caring for the intestinal microbiome. Science is proving that a healthy gut means a healthy mind—and this book details the steps you can take to change your mood and improve your life by nurturing your microbiome.
SCOTT C. ANDERSON is a veteran science journalist with specialization in medical topics and computer programming. He was one of the creators of Lego Island, a computer game, and his work has combined computer programming with medical research. He runs a laboratory called Freedom Health that studies bacterial health in racehorses and ha...
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Title:The Psychobiotic Revolution: Mood, Food, And The New Science Of The Gut-brain ConnectionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9.3 × 6.3 × 1.1 inPublished:November 7, 2017Publisher:National Geographic SocietyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:142621846X

ISBN - 13:9781426218460

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"This is an accessible guide for a lay audience on science that could radically alter the understanding of anxiety and depression, along with a host of other conditions." –Publishers Weekly