Gut and Psychology Syndrome

Gut and Psychology Syndrome : Natural Treatment for Autism, Dyspraxia, A.D.D., Dyslexia, A.D.H.D., Depression, Schizophrenia, 2nd Edition

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Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride set up The Cambridge Nutrition Clinic in 1998. As a parent of a child diagnosed with learning disabilities, she is acutely aware of the difficulties facing other parents like her, and she has devoted much of her time to helping these families. She realized that nutrition played a critical role in helping children and adults to overcome their disabilities, and has pioneered the use of probiotics in this field. Her willingness to share her knowledge has resulted in her contributing to many publications, as well as presenting at numerous seminars and conferences on the subjects of learning disabilities and digestive disorders. Her book Gut and Psychology Syndrome captures her experience and knowledge, incorporating her most recent work. She believes that the link between learning disabilities, the food and drink that we take, and the condition of our digestive system is absolute, and the results of her work have supported her position on this subject. In her clinic, parents discuss all aspects of their child's condition, confident in the knowledge that they are not only talking to a professional but to a parent who has lived their experience. Her deep understanding of the challenges they face puts her advice in a class of its own.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 392 pages
  • 147 x 210 x 26mm | 590g
  • Soham, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd Revised ed.
  • Black and white illustrations
  • 0954852028
  • 9780954852023
  • 2,343

About Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride, M.D.

Dr. Campbell-McBride graduated with Honours as a Medical Doctor in 1984 from Bashkir Medical University in Russia. In the following years she gained a Postgraduate Degree in Neurology.

After practicing for five years as a Neurologist and three years as a Neurosurgeon, she started a family and moved to the UK. It was during this time that Dr. Campbell-McBride developed her theories on the relationship between neurological disorders and nutrition, and completed a second Postgraduate Degree in Human Nutrition at Sheffield University, UK. She has specialized in using nutritional approach as a treatment, and has become recognized as one of the world's leading experts in treating children and adults with learning disabilities and other mental disorders, as well as children and adults with digestive and immune disorders.

In 2004 she published her first book Gut And Psychology Syndrome. Natural Treatment Of Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Depression And Schizophrenia where she explores the connection between the patient's physical state and brain function. The book gives full details of the GAPS Nutritional Protocol, highly successful in treating patients with chronic diseases. A second edition was published in 2010. The concept of GAPS has become a global phenomenon and the book has been translated into 20 languages.

She is also the author of Put Your Heart in Your Mouth (rev ed. 2016), and Vegetarianism Explained published in 2017. She is also a Member of The Society of Authors, The British Society for Environmental Medicine, and a Board Member of the Weston A Price Foundation. She is a regular contributing health editor to a number of journals, magazines, newsletters, and radio programmes around the world.
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Finally, a book about health that actually makes sense! This isn't another diet. Dr Natasha explains why symptoms and diseases occur in our body and how we can fix them so we can enjoy life again. GAPS isn't about having to use your willpower to not eat something every again, but how to heal the body back to good health so foods can be tolerated and happiness regained once more. I am on the GAPS diet myself and can't recommended this book more! My blog, explores my journey on the more
by Erin Connors
This book has shown me the way to hopefully recover from Celiac disease which has given me many of the symptoms listed for the other main diseases in the title. It's a better approach than the SCD diet which it is based upon and is an easy to understand more
by Cynthia Cooper
A young girl I know was diagnosed with Crohns disease, not curable she was told. After a lot of searching she found this book and the diet , she is now Crohns free. Good on you Dr Campbell-McBrideshow more
by Pamela Dawn Harris
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