The future of the psychiatry is in the Gut!

The future of psychiatry is inside our stomach. Modern psychiatrist would be unlikely to pay attention to the patient’s digestive system, yet research, clinical evidence and experience point in the direction of gut – brain connection.

The father of modern psychiatry French psychiatrist Phillipe Pinel (1745-1828), after working with mental patients for many years, concluded in 1807: “The primary seat of insanity generally is in the region of the stomach and intestines.”