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Some Scientists Are Calling This The Second Brain. It’s Very Important To Keep It Healthy

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Have you ever had “butterflies” in your stomach or a “gut wrenching” experience? You know, that type of feeling that you get in your stomach when you are nervous or excited about something? As it turns out there is a scientific explanation as to why, the gastrointestinal tract is sensitive to emotion. Anxiety, anger, sadness, excitement can all trigger physical symptoms in the gut. There is a network of neurons that line our guts; it is so extensive that some scientists have even nicknamed it our “second brain.”

http://www.collective-evolution.com/2014/10/26/the-brain-gut-connection-for-mental-well-being/

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3 thoughts on “Some Scientists Are Calling This The Second Brain. It’s Very Important To Keep It Healthy

  1. The second most numerous location for nuerons is the gut. (brain is first) So, you can think with your stomach. I did a blog on this.

    http://advocareadvisor.wordpress.com/2014/08/02/brain-numero-duex/

    Regards,
    Clifford T. Mitchem
    Advocare Distributor
    Nutrition + Fitness = Health
    http://www.AdvoCare.com/1308765

  2. This is good advice, I definitely need to give my brain all the help it can get.

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