He makes an impassioned and scientifically backed call for us to examine our understanding of addiction. He explains how the opposite of addiction is not sobriety, but rather connection, no matter the type of addiction. He is a very engaging presenter with a meaningful and deep message, so do take the time to listen.
If you’ve ever ‘…gone with your gut’ to make a decision, or felt ‘butterflies in your stomach’ when nervous, you’re likely getting signals from an unexpected source: your second brain. Hidden in the walls of the digestive system, this ‘brain in your gut’ is revolutionizing our understanding of the links between digestion, mood, health, and even the way you think.