Mental Health and Diet: Gut Influence over Mental Health
This video shows a surprising link between one’s diet and mental health. It is uncommon knowledge that mental illness like anxiety, depression, insanity and panic attack can actually be attributed to one’s dietary conditions. The state of one’s gut can can be a contributing factor for mental problem or psychological problems. The video starts out with a brief history of how mental health disorders were once treated and that our gut can actually be considered as our body’s second brain having as much neural connections. Recent mental health tests have served to validate these studies. This video also features clinical psychiatrist Emily Deans as she talks more about the relationship and mental health facts surrounding diet and mental health along with what food to avoid as a part of mental health solutions and alleviating classic symptoms like stress and panic attacks.