Re: Second Brain?

From: Michael S. Lorrey (
Date: Mon Nov 06 2000 - 15:26:58 MST

Ralph Lewis wrote:
> Barbara, it make a lot of sense. The same medication that cured my CFS also
> cured my IBS. I was surprised that so many neurotransmitters that you
> associate the CNS also have GI track functions. Both my primary care
> physician and gastroenterologist confirmed this and refer to the gut as the
> "second brain" in terms of the number and activity or neurological cells.

here's an english article on Gershon's ideas.

(male sexist pig alert)

This explains to me why women who don't cook (or don't cook very good) have
higher divorce rates: they are only satisfying 1/2 (or 2/3 if you want to get
snarky) of their spouses brains. ;-)

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