23 July 2021

Nutritional psychiatry

Clinical Nutrition Psychiatry

Dr Terri Foran and Professor Felice Jacka discuss the gut microbiome and its role in maintaining psychological wellness.

Description:

  • The current research which indicates an important link between nutrition and mood disorders
  • The gut microbiome and its role in maintaining psychological wellness
  • How dietary modifications can change brain function in as little as a few weeks

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Professor Felice Jacka, director of the Food & Mood Centre at Deakin University; Founder and president of the International Society for Nutritional Psychiatry Research (ISNPR)

Total time: 16 mins
 
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