The fact that our intestines and brain are linked and constantly in dialogue is not new. The gut-brain axis (GBA) refers to the two-way exchange of information between our intestinal bacteria and our cerebral cortex. Some have even referred to the gut as the human body's "second brain" because of its influential role.
Director, Manobal Clinic in Rajouri Garden, Delhi
Dr Rajesh Nagpal is a psychiatrist practising at Manobal Clinic in Rajouri Garden, Delhi and has an experience of 32 years in this field. He completed M.B.B.S from University of Poona in 1984 and M.D. (Psychiatry) from PGI Chandigarh, India in 1986. He is the past president of Indian Association of Private Psychiatry (IAPP) and Indian Association of Biological Psychiatry (IABP).
Founder & Chairman, VGM Gastro Centre in Coimbatore
Dr V G Mohan Prasad is a Gastroenterologist in Singanallur, Coimbatore and has an experience of 39 years in this field. Dr V G Mohan Prasad practices at VGM Hospital in Singanallur, Coimbatore. He completed MBBS from Madras University, Chennai, India in 1982 and DM - Gastroenterology from Madras Medical College, Chennai in 1987.