Jekka's HerbFest 2021
2nd July, 8:00am - 4th July, 5:00pm
Venue: Jekkas Herb Farm
A celebration in the growing & use of herbs, with expert talks, gardening workshops and cookery demonstrations. Jekka's HerbFest is a three-day…Read more
Part 2 – The Gut and the Brain
The connections between gut, brain and mental health are becoming ever stronger. Not only do we know that the gut produces more hormones and neuroactive chemicals than anywhere else, and that it has strong bidirectional neural connections, but we now understand the strong impact of gut-centred inflammatory pressures on the health of the brain and on mental illness. ‘Gut feelings’ are now a mainstream interest, and new terms such as nutritional psychiatry, ‘moody gut’ and psychobiotics pervade the medical journals! In this webinar Simon and Kerry will update these insights from a herbal perspective.
After this webinar practitioners will learn new ways to help patients with chronic fatigue and long-term difficult mental health problems